Episode 287 – PowerScripting Podcast – MVP Kirk Munro on PowerShellGet


Listen: In This Episode Tonight on the PowerScripting Podcast, we talk to Kirk Munro about PowerShellGet News MVA session Using PowerShell for Active Directory is October 29th. All of the videos from the PowerShell Summit Europe 2014 have been posted. We want to know who your PowerShell Hero is! Nominate him/her today! Free ebook –Continue Reading »

How to Have the PowerShell Summit Come to You


We’re often asked if we’re planning to have a PowerShell Summit in (insert name of town/country/city). The answer is, “no,” because we’re usually not planning much in advance of whatever’s currently on the table. Keep in mind – we’re all volunteers. We don’t have a ton of free time to plan 3 years out! As you’ll see inContinue Reading »

PowerShell Summit Europe 2014 – All videos available


All of the recordings from the recent PowerShell Summit in Amsterdam are now available through the PowerShell.org channel on youtube. The playlist for the Summit is https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLfeA8kIs7Coehjg9cB6foPjBojLHYQGb_ Thank you again to the speakers, and attendees, who made for a wonderful first Summit in Europe and more thanks to the people who donated to our appealContinue Reading »

Episode 286 – PowerScripting Podcast – Alan Renouf from VMware on PowerCLI


Listen: In This Episode Tonight on the PowerScripting Podcast, we talk to Alan Renouf from VMware about PowerCLI News Interview https://www.vmware.com/support/developer/PowerCLI/changelog.html#PowerCLI58R1 http://get-scripting.blogspot.com/ Chatroom Highlights: <JonWalz> http://grooveshark.com/s/Stars/6OE7V7?src=5 <JonWalz> http://grooveshark.com/s/Gunfight/6TCnYp?src=5 <halr9000> https://www.vmware.com/support/developer/PowerCLI/changelog.html#PowerCLI58R1 <Schlauge> http://blogs.vmware.com/PowerCLI/2014/09/powercli-5-8-release-1-enhanced-performance.html <halr9000> http://blogs.vmware.com/PowerCLI/2014/09/poweractions.html <halr9000> http://blogs.vmware.com/PowerCLI/2014/09/poweractions.html <JonWalz> http://www.reuters.com/article/2014/09/25/us-cybersecurity-shellshock-idUSKCN0HK23Y20140925 <halr9000> http://blogs.vmware.com/PowerCLI/files/2014/09/Screenshot2014091613.21.59.png <halr9000> http://www.virtu-al.net/2014/09/16/powercli-vsphere-web-clientannouncing-poweractions/ <halr9000> https://labs.vmware.com/flings/poweractions-for-vsphere-web-client <halr9000> http://www.amazon.com/Learning-PowerCLI-Robert-van-Nieuwendijk/dp/1782170162 <halr9000> http://beta.pluralsight.com/search/?searchTerm=powercli <halr9000> https://forge.puppetlabs.com/joshcooper/powershell <halr9000> http://blogs.technet.com/b/blainbar/archive/2014/06/05/technet-radio-jessica-devita-interviews-gene-kim-from-the-phoenix-project-devops-tune-in.aspx <halr9000> http://get-scripting.blogspot.com/ <Schlauge>Continue Reading »

PhillyPoSH 10/02/2014 meeting summary and presentation materials


John Mello gave a presentation entitled “Custom Object Creation”. A copy of his demo scripts and presentation are available here at our GitHub site. TJ Turner gave a presentation entitled “Runspace Pools”. A copy of his demo scripts and presentation are available here at our GitHub site. (forthcoming) A recording of this meeting has been posted toContinue Reading »

PowerShell Summit Europe 2014 – – videos from day 1


The videos from day 1 of the Powershell Summit Europe 2014 are now available on the PowerShell.org youtube channel. The European Summit playlist can be found at https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLfeA8kIs7Coehjg9cB6foPjBojLHYQGb_ Uploading of day 2 is in progress and I’ll supply notification when complete Enjoy. Related posts: PowerShell Summit Recordings LAST CALL for the European PowerShell Summit 2014Continue Reading »

Accepting Nominations for 2015 PowerShell Heroes


It’s that time of year again: we’re looking for nominations for new PowerShell Heroes! The PowerShell Hero program is our way of giving recognition to people who are contributing to the PowerShell community, but who have not yet received some other similar award, such as Microsoft’s MVP or VMware’s vExpert. This will be the secondContinue Reading »

PowerShell Summit Europe 2014 – – slides and code


All of the slides and demo code the speakers wanted to share are available for your enjoyment at http://1drv.ms/1vMWmtm I’m currently uploading the videos which is a slow process. I’ll post when hat activity is completed. Related posts: PowerShell Summit North America 2014 – Call for Topics Help us Record the PowerShell Summit Sessions Fundraising:Continue Reading »

Shortly – announcing the NA 2015 Summit speakers and agenda


We’ve been working feverishly to go through all the great presentation abstracts and make our selections. Everyone submitted really good abstracts, so if don;t receive an email by the end of the week, please understand that we only had so much room available.  This has been a difficult process, but we think we have builtContinue Reading »

The current and future state of the Windows Management Framework


At the 2nd of October, Lee Holmes gave a presentation about the current and future state of the Windows Management Framework (WMF) during the Dutch PowerShell User Group (DuPSUG) at the Microsoft headquarters in The Netherlands. The slide decks and recorded videos will be made available soon, but this is what was discussed: The release cycle of the Windows ManagementContinue Reading »

Episode 285 – PowerScripting Podcast – Simon May from Microsoft


Listen: In This Episode Tonight on the PowerScripting Podcast we talk to Simon May from Microsoft News Skipped this week, sorry Interview Guests – Simon May Links Simon’s technet blog: http://blogs.technet.com/b/simonmay/ personal: http://simon-may.com/ twitter: https://twitter.com/simonster Chatroom Highlights: <Stuwee> ## is that report potentially in a powershell script? <halr9000> http://www.forbes.com/sites/markrogowsky/2014/09/18/a-guide-to-whats-great-in-ios-8/?utm_campaign=techtwittersf&utm_source=twitter&utm_medium=social <halr9000> Simon’s technet blog: http://blogs.technet.com/b/simonmay/ <halr9000>Continue Reading »

Tonight on the podcast, Kirk Munro talks about PowerShellGet!


We’re pleased to welcome long-time PowerShell MVP Kirk Munro back to the show tonight! He will be talking to us all about a new feature coming in PowerShell v5: PowerShellGet. Please join us at 9:30 PM EDT at our usual place (live.powerscripting.net) for the live stream and chatroom.   Related posts: Episode 33 – Cage Match: PowerScriptingContinue Reading »

Announcing – PowerShell Hyper-V CookBook – Free!


Fellow PowerShell MVP and author Jeff Hicks has released a free ebook on PowerShell and Hyper-V which was sponsored by Altaro. The ebook is a cookbook style of recipes for managing a Hyper-V infrastructure and virtual machines. The eBook briefly discusses how to you use each recipe. All scripts and functions are included in aContinue Reading »