Atlanta PowerShell User’s Group Meeting – December 8th with June Blender

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Join us on Tuesday, December 8th when June Blender will be giving a talk on PowerShell Events!  This will be in our brand-new venue and meeting place, Microsoft’s new Innovation Center, in the famous Atlanta Flat Iron building.  Wear your Santa hats for a special door prize! About June Blender June Blender is a technology evangelist for SAPIEN Technologies, Inc. Formerly a Senior Programming Writer at Microsoft Corporation, she is best known for her work with the Windows PowerShell product team from 2006-2012, developing the help system and writing the Get-Help help topics for PowerShell 1.0 – 3.0. In other roles, June wrote content for the […]

Philadelphia PowerShell User Group Meeting – December 3rd 2015 with Adam Bertram

Join us on Thursday, December 3rd when Adam Bertram will be giving a talk called a “Top 10 PowerShell mistakes ” About Adam Bertram Adam Bertram is an independent consultant, technical writer, trainer and presenter. Adam specializes in consulting and evangelizing all things IT automation mainly focused around Windows PowerShell. Adam is a Microsoft Windows PowerShell MVP, 2015 PowerShell hero and has numerous Microsoft IT pro certifications. He authors IT pro course content for Pluralsight, is a regular contributor to numerous print and online publications and presents at various user groups and conferences.  You can find Adam at or on Twitter […]

Philadelphia Meeting – November 2015

This month’s PhillyPoSH meeting is unfortunately cancelled. Our next meeting is scheduled for December 3rd. Related posts: PhillyPoSH Meeting – November 1st, 2012 – 6-8pm Philadelphia Meeting – September 5th, 2013 Philadelphia Meeting – February 6th 2014 Philadelphia Meeting – May 1st 2014

Get-PSUGUK now also in London – November 26th

Well the last month or so has been an interesting one in which I have been very busy with all things Community based very much more so than I have been actually doing anything with PowerShell. I am looking to see events like this in the UK grow and where else is better than to get events going in 2 of the Largest citys – Manchester and London. The First meetup of both groups will be in the same week Manchester on November 24th at SpacePortX & London on November 26th at the Rackspace offices in Haynes where both groups […]

#MSPSUG Virtual Meeting: Using Regular Expressions with #PowerShell – October 13th 2015

Join the Mississippi PowerShell User Group virtually on Tuesday, October 13th at 8:30pm Central Time when Timothy Warner will present “Pattern Match Like a Pro: Using Regular Expressions with Windows PowerShell”. Many Windows systems administrators are intimidated with regular expressions due to its seemingly strange, “Unixy” syntax. Take heart! By the end of this session, you’ll finally understand how to perform simple and advanced text filtering with RegEx, specifically by leveragine PowerShell’s -match operator and Select-String cmdlet. Visit the Mississippi PowerShell User Group website to learn more about Timothy and to find out more details about this month’s meeting. The Mississippi PowerShell […]

September Recap and October Teaser! – CincyPowershell User Group

We had a great time last week learning how to take code and make is shareable and reusable.  We learned about variables, scripts, and functions.  We were challenged to create your own function to check for free space on any computer. Summary of the night : Would you like fries with that? or Learn Powershell / DevOps….you choose!  October Teaser: We have a special guest speaking at our next meeting on October 27th.  We’ll be talking PowerShell, Storage, SQL and more!  Stay tuned for the event and announcement.  You won’t want to miss this session! Special Thanks to our sponsors Sapien […]

Get-PSUGUK and Manchester – The Beginning!

Coming to Manchester UK (and soon to be London UK too) a local user group where we will have a space for those with all different levels with PowerShell to interact in a friendly and comforting environment – Pizza will also be served and there will be plenty of time for Q&A’s and perhaps even the chance to come and get script reviews. We will have various topics that will cover content from the core PowerShell features and we will also set small challenges for those to conquer based on the input of real world scenarios from the attendees.   […]

Philadelphia Meeting – October 1st 2015

Join us Thursday, October 1st when Carlos Perez will be joining us via Skype to present Common Ways PowerShell is Abused and How to Monitor and Detect Abuse. This will be a security focused look at how attackers use PowerShell and how to monitor for common abuses of PowerShell in your environment. Please Note: This meeting is being hosted at a new location: Aberdeen Asset Management @ 1735 Market St., Fl. #32, Philadelphia PA 19103 About Carlos Carlos Perez is the Director of Reverse Engineering in R&D for Tenable Network Security. Carlos is also a Community Developer for Metasploit, he has written several Open […]

#MSPSUG Virtual Meeting: The Art of #PowerShell Runspaces – September 8th 2015

Join the Mississippi PowerShell User Group virtually on Tuesday, September 8th at 8:30pm Central Time when PowerShell MVP Boe Prox will present “The Art of PowerShell Runspaces”. PowerShell runspaces are a known but little documented area that can help to provide performance improvements in your scripts. Besides just using this for performance gains, you can use this to provide a snappier approach to building GUIs in PowerShell. This presentation will show you examples of using Runspaces, RunspacePools as well as utilizing shared variables that can be viewed and modified in multiple runspaces during runtime. Also being demoed is a module called PoshRSJob […]

August Recap – CincyPowershell User Group

We had a great time last week diving into version control.  We learned a bit about different flavors, basics of how to get started, and most importantly why we need it as ITPros.  Powershell is the framework for what the Microsoft stack is doing with regards to Configuration management with DSC, Cloud, and Containers.   Summary of the night : Treat your scripts like code, future you will thank you for it! The PowerPoint Presentation is available on here Stay tuned for an update on September’s meeting which should be the 22nd or 24th of this month! Special Thanks to […]

Philadelphia PowerShell User Group Meeting – September 3rd 2015 with Max Trinidad

Join us on Thursday, September 3rd when Maximo Trinidad will be giving a talk called a “Creating a SQL Server Database Report with PowerShell“. As describe by Maximo: This is a deep dive on how to create a SQL Server report using PowerShell and SMO. At the same time, you will learn how to create and work with PowerShell objects, scriptblocks, formatting properties, and generating output results. We’ll be looking into creating a report to identify database properties irregularities. This will be a good start to help begin documenting your SQL Server on the network. About Maximo Trinidad Maximo Trinidad (Florida Aka – […]

MSPSUG Virtual Meeting: Conquering Azure and Office 365 with PowerShell – August 11th 2015

Join the Mississippi PowerShell User Group virtually on Tuesday, August 11th at 8:30pm Central Time when SharePoint MVP Todd Klindt will present “Conquering Azure and Office 365 with PowerShell ”. After years and years of anticipation, 2015 might end up actually being the year of the Cloud. With any new technology comes the opportunity to tame it with PowerShell. In this session Todd will give you an overview of the PowerShell options you have when interacting with Office 365 and Azure. He’ll go over how to get them installed in your environment. Then he’ll walk you through getting them connected to Office […]

PhillyPoSH 07/07/2015 meeting summary and presentation materials

John Mello gave a presentation entitled “ConvertFrom-String Overview and Examples”. A copy of his demo scripts and presentation are available at our GitHub site. TJ Turner‘s presentation “What’s in your Toolbox” is available at his blog. A recording of this meeting has been posted to our YouTube channel. No related posts.

Philadelphia PowerShell User Group Meeting – August 6th 2015

Join us on Thursday, August 6th when June Blender will be conducting a hands on lab (in person!) called Working with Classes in PowerShell 5.0. To participate in the lab, bring a laptop (or VM) with PowerShell 5.0, but it’s not required! After that, we will review the results of the July Scripting games puzzle.  About June June Blender is a technology evangelist for SAPIEN Technologies, Inc. Formerly a Senior Programming Writer at Microsoft Corporation, she is best known for her work with the Windows PowerShell product team from 2006-2012. developing the help system and writing the Get-Help help topics for PowerShell 1.0 – 3.0. In other roles, […]

NYC Powershell Usergroup meets on July 13th

We have an exciting line-up for the July Powershell User-Group meeting. Powershell MVP, Tome Tanasovski will be presenting a beginner’s track on Powershell covering File Management, and Date/Time manipulations. We also have Powershell MVP Doug Finke, who will be covering Pester. AGENDA: Tome Tanasovski: File management – Managing paths – Reading data from a file – Finding strings in a collection of files – XML and CSV file manipulation – Exporting data to an HTML page Handling dates and time – Date and time formatting and custom date formats – Creating and updating a datetime object – Date comparison – […]