Episode 304 – PowerScripting Podcast – Ben Armstrong from Microsoft on Windows Containers

Listen: In This Episode Tonight on the PowerScripting Podcast, we talk to Ben Armstrong from Microsoft about Containers Interview http://blogs.technet.com/b/virtualization/ https://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/virtualization/windowscontainers.aspx Chatroom Highlights <pscookiemonster> VirtualPCGuy – https://slack.poshcode.org if you want to join the more modern side of the chat : ) <halr9000> http://snag.gy/d2iJM.jpg <halr9000> http://powershell.org/wp/2013/05/02/episode-226-the-virtual-pc-guy-ben-armstrong-talks-virtualization-and-powershell/ <halr9000> https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/DESQview <halr9000> http://blogs.technet.com/b/virtualization/archive/2015/05/14/powershell-direct-running-powershell-inside-a-virtual-machine-from-the-hyper-v-host.aspx <MikeFRobbins> PowerShell Direct Running PowerShell inside a virtual machine from the Hyper-V host http://blogs.technet.com/b/virtualization/archive/2015/05/14/powershell-direct-running-powershell-inside-a-virtual-machine-from-the-hyper-v-host.aspx <StephenOwen> https://connect.microsoft.com/PowerShell/feedbackdetail/view/1473625/hyper-v-vm-backups-force-the-user-to-use-an-old-exe-no-powershell <halr9000> http://blogs.technet.com/b/virtualization/ <halr9000> https://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/virtualization/windowscontainers.aspx <StephenOwen> https://imgflip.com/i/nez38 Question First Computer – Commodore 64 Thanks to Stephen Owen for this expertly timed meme drop!   No related posts.


Episode 303 – PowerScripting Podcast – Andrew Mason from Microsoft on Nano Server

Listen: Tonight on the PowerScripting Podcast, we talk to Andrew Mason from Microsoft about Nano Server Interview https://windowsserver.uservoice.com/forums/295068-nano-server http://blogs.technet.com/b/nanoserver/archive/2015/06/16/powershell-script-to-build-your-nano-server-image.aspx https://channel9.msdn.com/Series/Nano-Server-Team/Remote-Server-Management-Tools-on-Nano-Server https://channel9.msdn.com/Search?term=nano#ch9Search&lang-en=en Chatroom Highlights <MikeFRobbins> ## Will Nano server be an installation option like Server Core or will it be a completely different SKU? <organicit> ## are 3rd parties doing a better job of supporting core and nano?  They have been my biggest hindrance for running it in my Enterprise <sp> <suwee> ## Will Nano support PowerShell? <organicit> ## is there Open Stack integration? <sp> <halr9000> ## density <MikeFRobbins> ## Any plans to support nano on Rasberry Pi 2? <sp> <suwee> […]


Episode 302 – PowerScripting Podcast – SCOM MVP Scott Moss

Listen: In This Episode Tonight on the PowerScripting Podcast, we talk to Operations Manager MVP Scott Moss Interview Blog https://twitter.com/jscottmoss Best of Build and Windows 10 PowerShell: Auto Closing Alerts By Rules & Reckoning UTC Time With Day Light Savings New Post: SCOM 2012 R2 Technical Preview 2 – What’s New? Just in case Department: if you don’t want Ops Insight Alerts going to SCOM any more #AzureStack @ #MSIgnite System Center 2016 Technical Preview 2 Management Packs for Open Source Software Bonus links from Scott – Thanks!! Plural Sight Course Play by Play: PowerShell from Idea to Action with […]


Episode 301 – PowerScripting Podcast – MVP Jeff Wouters

Listen: In This Episode Tonight on the PowerScripting Podcast, we talk to PowerShell MVP Jeff Wouters Interview Ep 240, Jeff’s first appearance Chatroom Highlights * Topic is: http://live.powerscripting.net <sp> <halr9000> http://slack.poshcode.org/ <sp> <halr9000> http://www.newsarama.com/21815-the-new-full-comic-book-superhero-movie-schedule.html <sp> <halr9000> http://marvel.com/universe/Mandarin%27s_Rings <sp> <halr9000> http://blogs.technet.com/b/windowsserver/archive/2015/04/08/microsoft-announces-nano-server-for-modern-apps-and-cloud.aspx <sp> <halr9000> http://www.theregister.co.uk/2015/05/01/microsoft_nano_server_deep_dive/ <sp> <halr9000> https://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/mt126167.aspx <sp> <halr9000> http://live.powerscripting.net <Stuwee> https://www.youtube.com/watch?t=221&v=o8LkucHNt0Y <sifb> (this might be the PowerShell Unplugged session https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=E8atzeKyi1Q ) <sp> <halr9000> https://channel9.msdn.com/Events/Ignite/2015/BRK4451 <sp> <halr9000> check out this list, it’s insane https://gallery.technet.microsoft.com/scriptcenter/DSC-Resource-Kit-All-c449312d <migreene> You can also check the source – https://github.com/PowerShell/DscResources/tree/master/xDscResources <sp> <jaykul> http://blog.dotcom-monitor.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/08/worst.jpg <sp> <jaykul> http://www.itrw.net/blog/server_spaghetti_4.jpg just for contrast <sp> <jaykul> Even better if you color code https://www.racksolutions.com/news/wp-content/uploads/2013/11/photo-1.jpg […]


Recording live with Josh Atwell tonight!

We are happy to have Josh Atwell joining us 7/16/2015 at 9:30 EST at http://live.powerscripting.net . Josh Atwell is a fellow podcaster (vBrownBag and VUPaaS) vExpert, CiscoChampion and author and he is joining us to talk about the PowerShell work being done at SolidFire. However, as usual, we’ll talk about whatever comes up. I hope you can join us live to ask Josh questions or to just hang out and have fun. No related posts.


Episode 300 – PowerScripting Podcast – MVP Adam Driscoll and Andre Sayre from Microsoft on PoshTools

Listen: In This Episode Tonight on the PowerScripting Podcast, we talk to MVP Adam Driscoll and Andre Sayre (Microsoft) about PoshTools Interview PoshTools video from pshsummit (32min) Visual Studio Tools – Community Edition Donwload PoshTools from VS Gallery PoshTools Homepage PoshTools github repo News Nano Server Visual Studio Code Pester in PowerShell PS WMF5 April Preview Chatroom Highlights <sp> <p‌scookiemonster> http://powershell.slack.com/ <sp> <h‌alr9000> http://blogs.msdn.com/b/powershell/archive/2015/04/29/windows-management-framework-5-0-preview-april-2015-is-now-available.aspx <sp> <p‌scookiemonster> slack.poshcode.org http://slack.poshcode.org <sp> <h‌alr9000> http://live.powerscripting.net <sp> <p‌oshoholic> Content for the Podcast news feed: https://twitter.com/Poshoholic/status/593499208117719041 <sp> <r‌edyey> another feature; image shown when linked http://itwrk.se/random/pswin10.png <sp> <p‌scookiemonster> http://slack.poshcode.org/ <sp> <h‌alr9000> https://www.google.com/url?sa=t&rct=j&q=&esrc=s&source=web&cd=3&cad=rja&uact=8&ved=0CCkQFjAC&url=http%3A%2F%2Fpowershell.org%2Fwp%2F2010%2F07%2F26%2Fepisode-119-adam-driscoll-on-powergui-visual-studio-extensions%2F&ei=b9pCVbumJsawggSL0IGADA&usg=AFQjCNEhsSZKNuXOJSWOFHiJ_lwMH0g1CQ&sig2=9RxMuu51ZVDyqsFB1scKSg&bvm=bv.92189499,d.eXY <sp> <h‌alr9000> http://powershell.org/wp/2010/07/26/episode-119-adam-driscoll-on-powergui-visual-studio-extensions/ <sp> <h‌alr9000> […]


Episode 299 – PowerScripting Podcast -Warren Frame on Invoke-Parallel and PoshRSJob

Listen: In This Episode Tonight on the PowerScripting Podcast, we talk to Warren Frame Interview Warren’s blog Invoke-Parallel PoshRSJob http://ramblingcookiemonster.github.io/GitHub-For-PowerShell-Projects/#continuous-integration SQLite and PowerShell Chatroom Highlights <proxb> https://github.com/proxb/PoshRSJob <MikeFRobbins> PowerShell Function to Create CimSessions to Remote Computers with Fallback to Dcom http://mikefrobbins.com/2014/08/28/powershell-function-to-create-cimsessions-to-remote-computers-with-fallback-to-dcom/ <MikeFRobbins> Targeting Down Level Clients with the Get-CimInstance PowerShell Cmdlet http://mikefrobbins.com/2012/09/20/targeting-down-level-clients-with-the-get-ciminstance-powershell-cmdlet/ <migreene> AppVeyor badge on DSC modules (Pester tests) – https://github.com/PowerShell/xAdcsDeployment <rcookiemonster> https://t.co/B2cQqErHM7 <rcookiemonster> https://t.co/B2cQqErHM7 <MikeFRobbins> Is it Sergei Vorobev http://twitter.com/xvorsx ? <sp> <p‌scookiemonster> https://www.crowdcast.io/e/vipug-2015-05 <migreene> http://stevenmurawski.com/powershell/2015/4/youll-pry-the-gui-from-my-cold-dead-hands-1 <migreene> StarWars trailer (whoa! I did not know!)  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ngElkyQ6Rhs <rcookiemonster> http://ramblingcookiemonster.github.io/ <migreene> GitHub pages – https://pages.github.com/ Question Superhero:Omniglot Related posts: Up Next: […]


Episode 298 – PowerScripting Podcast -Vaughn Stewart and Cody Hosterman from Pure Storage

Listen: In This Episode Tonight on the PowerScripting Podcast, we talk to Vaughn Stewart and Cody Hosterman from Pure Storage Interview http://www.purestorage.com/ https://github.com/purestorage/PowerShell-Toolkit http://www.themicrosoftdude.com/ http://www.purestorage.com/blog/quick-start-guide-for-the-pure-storage-powershell-toolkit/ http://www.purestorage.com/blog/pure-storage-powershell-toolkit-2-5-0-324/ https://twitter.com/themsftdude – Rob on Twitter http://codyhosterman.com/ – Cody’s blog   Chatroom Highlights <halr9000> https://github.com/purestorage/PowerShell-Toolkit <halr9000> http://www.purestorage.com/blog/pure-storage-powershell-toolkit-2-5-0-324/ <halr9000> http://www.purestorage.com/blog/quick-start-guide-for-the-pure-storage-powershell-toolkit/ <halr9000> https://twitter.com/themsftdude <halr9000> https://youtu.be/1pMvzYZx2h0     Question Superhero: Vaughn – Mr. Fantastic Cody – Zack Morris (Saved By The Bell – Stop time) No related posts.


Episode 297 – PowerScripting Podcast -Alan Renouf from VMware on PowerCLI 6

Listen: In This Episode Tonight on the PowerScripting Podcast, we talk to Alan Renouf from VMware Interview PowerCLI 6.0 R1 http://vcloud.vmware.com/ http://www.vmware.com/files/pdf/vsphere/VMware-vSphere-Platform-Whats-New.pdf Chatroom Highlights <halr9000> http://snag.gy/Cv5eP.jpg <halr9000> http://www.teavana.com/the-teas/black-teas/p/yunnan-golden-pu-erh-tea <halr9000> http://blogs.vmware.com/PowerCLI/2015/03/powercli-6-0-r1-now-generally-available.html <halr9000> http://vcloud.vmware.com/ <halr9000> http://www.vmware.com/products/vrealize-automation <halr9000> http://www.vmware.com/files/pdf/vsphere/VMware-vSphere-Platform-Whats-New.pdf <halr9000> http://www.amazon.com/The-Martian-Novel-Andy-Weir-ebook/dp/B00EMXBDMA <halr9000> https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=u8qgehH3kEQ   Question Favorite book:The Davinci Code No related posts.


Episode 296 – PowerScripting Podcast – Joe Levy from Microsoft on Azure Automation

Listen: In This Episode Tonight on the PowerScripting Podcast, we talk to Joe Levy from Microsoft about Azure Automation Interview Azure Automation blog posts Azure Automation and DSC Channel 9 video Azure Automation getting started guide   Chatroom Highlights <Vern_Anderson> ## Does Azure automation just expose SMA or is it it’s own thing <aleksandar_> ## do users find powershell workflows complex and limiting? <aleksandar_> ## do people prefer to use portal UI to interact with runbooks or to work in ISE and automate everything? <aleksandar_> ## what are the main pain points for authoring runbooks? <aleksandar_> ## what are the […]


Episode 295 – PowerScripting Podcast – June Blender from SAPIEN Technologies

Listen: In This Episode Tonight on the PowerScripting Podcast, we talk to June Blender from SAPIEN Technologies Interview https://www.sapien.com/software http://www.sapien.com/blog/ Chatroom Highlights <halr9000> https://www.sapien.com/software <halr9000> https://www.sapien.com/software/powershell_studio <JonWalz> http://www.amazon.com/T-Mobile-Nokia-Lumia-635-Contract/dp/B00LIWB34Q/ref=sr_1_3?ie=UTF8&qid=1423795422&sr=8-3&keywords=unlocked+lumia+635 <halr9000> https://www.sapien.com/software/powershell_helpwriter <migreene> List of phones on the testing list for WP10 – http://blogs.windows.com/bloggingwindows/2015/02/12/announcing-the-first-build-of-windows-10-technical-preview-for-phones-2/ <halr9000> http://www.sapien.com/blog/ <halr9000> http://www.ted.com/talks/daphne_koller_what_we_re_learning_from_online_education?language=en <jhofferle> MIT OpenCourseWare has a lot of good stuff. http://ocw.mit.edu/index.htm <jhofferle> Stanford’s Engineering Everywhere has some interesting CS stuff also. http://see.stanford.edu/see/courses.aspx <halr9000> http://azure.microsoft.com/en-us/documentation/articles/powershell-azure-resource-manager/ <halr9000> https://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/azure/dn835138.aspx <halr9000> http://channel9.msdn.com/Events/Microsoft-Azure/AzureConf-2014/Inside-the-Azure-Resource-Manager <halr9000> https://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/dn654592.aspx <halr9000> http://www.kelake.org/design/apple-baby-mac-1985/ <alevyinroc> http://memecrunch.com/meme/1YKXW/daaaaamn/image.jpg?w=400&c=1 <jhofferle> ## Is PowerShell Studio strictly PowerShell, or does it have features like syntax highlighting for vbscript, python, etc.? Question First […]


Episode 294 – PowerScripting Podcast – Michael Greene & Charles Joy from Microsoft

Listen: In This Episode Tonight on the PowerScripting Podcast, we talk to Michael Greene & Charles Joy from Microsoft   Interview Building Clouds Blog JEA whitepaper Tenant Provisioning whitepaper Automated Workload Provisioning on the CPS platform Leveraging SMA and JEA for Service Provider Operations SMA resources http://channel9.msdn.com/Search?term=Charles%20Joy#ch9Search http://channel9.msdn.com/Search?term=Service%20Management%20Automation#ch9Search   Chatroom Highlights <halr9000> http://blogs.splunk.com/2014/12/18/splunk-and-microsoft-azure-intro-and-resource-roundup/ <halr9000> http://conf.splunk.com/sessions/2014/conf2014_SWarrington_Microsoft_Business_Analytics.pdf?activity=presentations <pscookiemonster> http://windows.microsoft.com/en-us/windows-10/about <halr9000> blog: http://blogs.technet.com/b/privatecloud/ <halr9000> https://gallery.technet.microsoft.com/Just-Enough-Administration-6b5ad370 <halr9000> found the teched video! http://channel9.msdn.com/Events/TechEd/Europe/2014/CDP-B313 <halr9000> ok the JEA episode was back in the summer, #274 http://powershell.org/wp/2014/06/20/episode-274-powerscripting-podcast-microsoft-distinguished-engineer-jeffrey-snover-on-jea/ <halr9000> https://gallery.technet.microsoft.com/xAzure-PowerShell-Module-7dbf43b4 <halr9000> https://gallery.technet.microsoft.com/The-New-World-of-Tenant-778b9f40 <halr9000> here’s the mac equiv: https://rogueamoeba.com/freebies/soundflower/ <halr9000> http://blogs.technet.com/b/privatecloud/archive/2014/10/24/introducing-the-jea-toolkit-helper.aspx <halr9000> http://azure.microsoft.com/en-us/documentation/articles/powershell-azure-resource-manager/ <halr9000> http://channel9.msdn.com/Events/TechEd/Europe/2014/CDP-B353 <CharlesJoy> https://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/azure/dn790568.aspx (REST AIP […]


Episode 293 – PowerScripting Podcast – MVP Brian Ehlert from Citrix

Listen: In This Episode Tonight on the PowerScripting Podcast, we talk to Brian Ehlert from Citrix about DSC and XenDesktop   Interview http://blogs.citrix.com/author/brianeh/ http://itproctology.blogspot.com/ http://www.citrix.com/go/xendesktop-for-the-private-cloud.html http://powershell.org/wp/2014/02/12/episode-258-powerscripting-podcast-jim-britt-from-microsoft-on-service-management-automation/   Chatroom Highlights <JasonMilczek> ##Do you know if Azure Pack is going to be able to provision in Microsoft Azure any time soon? <Lars_Rasmussen> ### SNover said that even EXEs could be traced <halr9000> http://itproctology.blogspot.com/ <halr9000> https://www.google.com/maps/place/2115+Jep+Wheeler+Rd,+Woodstock,+GA+30188/@34.1491471,-84.416224,617m/data=!3m1!1e3!4m2!3m1!1s0x88f571b78f6681b5:0xbd70324994bd2272 <halr9000> http://binged.it/1ANUsvp <halr9000> http://blogs.citrix.com/author/brianeh/ <BrianEh> http://ITProctology.blogspot.com (the MVP blog) <halr9000> http://www.thecloudcast.net/ <BrianEh> http://www.citrix.com/go/xendesktop-for-the-private-cloud.html <halr9000> here they are: http://mvp.microsoft.com/en-us/search-mvp.aspx?ex=Remote+Desktop+Services <halr9000> https://github.com/PowerShellOrg/cHyper-V <halr9000> http://powershell.org/wp/2014/02/12/episode-258-powerscripting-podcast-jim-britt-from-microsoft-on-service-management-automation/ <halr9000> http://itproctology.blogspot.com/ <halr9000> http://blogs.citrix.com/author/brianeh/ <halr9000> https://chocolatey.org/packages?q=reaper     Question Superhero/Power – the power to convey […]


Episode 292 – PowerScripting Podcast – News Only

Listen: News DSC Resource Kit Wave 9 The PowerShell Summit N.A. 2015 – additional capacity Verified Effective exams will be held at the NA summit Topic Submissions are still open for PowerShell Summit Europe The Mississippi PowerShell User group is meeting January 13th The Twin Cities PowerShell User group is meeting January 13th No related posts.


Episode 291 – PowerScripting Podcast – Garrett Serack from Microsoft on OneGet

Listen: In This Episode Tonight on the PowerScripting Podcast, we talk to Garrett Serack from Microsoft abount OneGet Interview https://oneget.codeplex.com/ http://www.powershellgallery.com/   From the Chat room <Doug> ## When will PowerShell be open sourced? <gpduck> ## is powershellget open source (or going to be if not?) <gpduck> ## will powershellget eventually support a system-wide list of sources (so enterprise defaults can be provided globally)? <sepeck> ## will oneget be integrated or leveraged through SCCM or other System Center tools? <Dave_Wyatt> ## Are there any OSS licensing concerns in OneGet?  (eg, is it kosher to have a GPL licensed provider loaded […]