Please join us live at 9:30 PM EDT tonight, when we are welcoming Simon May to the show for his first appearance! Simon is an Enterprise Device Infrastructuralist at Microsoft, and tonight, everyone learns what that means. In his own words: It’s my job to explain Microsoft’s stuff to IT professionals, help them understand it and… Continue Reading »
Registration for PowerShell Summit North America 2015 will begin on October 30, 2014, and continue through March 30, 2015. Visit the main Summit page for registration links, event dates, and other information. The event will be at Microsoft’s offices in Charlotte, NC. Please note that we will only be accepting around 100 registrations. Payment is… Continue Reading »
Join us Thursday, October 2nd where John Mello will be presenting a talk on The different custom object creation methods and their performance tradeoffs. Followed by TJ Turner will give a talk entitled Intro to basic run space pools. Please register if you plan to attend in person or online. The meeting URL to join us remotely will be included in your… Continue Reading »
Congratulations to everyone who helped found, and who daily helps to build, PowerShell.org – which today turned 2 years old. And in November, PowerShell itself will turn 8, having been launched on November 15, 2006. You’ve come a long way, baby. No related posts.
Aside from classes and new DSC features, which I’ve already written about, there are a number of less-headline, but still-very-awesome, new capabilities. This article is based on the September 2014 preview release of WMF 5.0. Information is highly subject to change. First up is the ability to automatically create PowerShell cmdlets from an OData endpoint. Huh? OData… Continue Reading »
This month PowerShell MVP Trevor Sullivan will be presenting on using Windows Azure with PowerShell. Additionally you will want to bring your laptops (or favorite device to use PowerShell on) as we will have a little scripting challenge involving PowerShell, Credentials and Security. Also, my girlfriend has promised to make cookies for everyone! Trevor Sullivan… Continue Reading »
In August Bartek Bielawski presented on OMI, PowerShell, Linux using PowerShell and the power of Sparkle Ponies. His presentation notes and code can be found here: https://onedrive.live.com/?cid=4BFE4A6675A48C91&id=4BFE4A6675A48C91%21115 No related posts.
When Desired State Configuration (DSC) came out – gosh, just about a year ago – I kept telling people that there was more to come. And a lot of it is now just around the corner in PowerShell v5. This article is written to the September 2014 preview release – things may change for the… Continue Reading »
Listen: In This Episode Tonight on the PowerScripting Podcast, we talk to Ed Horley about IPv6 News The WMF 5.0 September preview has been released! You can now register for the PowerShell Summit Europe! through September 10th Speak at the 2015 PowerShell Summit NA! PowerShell Desired State Configuration at LabCenter in Stockholm, Sweden on September… Continue Reading »
This post is based on the September 2014 preview release of WMF 5.0. This is pre-release software, so this information may change. One of the banner new features in PowerShell v5 is support for real live .NET Framework class creation in Windows PowerShell. The WMF 5.0 download’s release notes has some good examples of what classes look… Continue Reading »
Jan Egil Ring gave a presentation entitled “Get Started with Windows PowerShell Desired State Configuration”. During his talked Jan went over a series of demos explaining how to use the configuration keyword to define configurations for different resources along with the different configuration modes. A copy of his demo scripts and presentation are available here. A… Continue Reading »
This is the last call for attendee registration for the European PowerShell Summit 2014. The Summit is in Amsterdam – 29 September to 1 October 2014. Details from the events page http://powershell.org/wp/community-events/summit/. Due to a change in circumstances beyond our control we have to close public registration on 10 September 2014. If you contact us… Continue Reading »
Hi everyone. Apparently, we didn’t relax enough over the long weekend, and we need more time to recharge! Jonathan has one show in the hopper, soon to be published, and we also have audio from the Atlanta Techstravaganza show from not too long ago that we want to get out to you guys. But have no fear, we will be… Continue Reading »
We’re hoping that everyone attending the PowerShell Summit Europe 2014 will join our Monday evening DSC Hackathon, where we’ll become “product team members for a night” and try to code up some DSC Resources from the team’s own internal wish list! We’ll provide a cash bar as well as finger food for our on-site attendees… but you’re… Continue Reading »
This is the last call for speaker submissions to the 2015 NA PowerShell Summit due on September 15th. We haven’t received the amount of submissions we would have expected, so if we don’t get enough submissions, then we’ll run a single-track event or… perhaps none at all. This is a venue for the community, and… Continue Reading »