Philadelphia Meeting – June 5th 2014

Join us Thursday, June 5th when Jeff Hicks will present on “Getting Started with Desired State Configuration (DSC)”. Getting Started with Desired State Configuration (DSC) DSC is the big game changer for IT Pros. With DSC you no longer have to write PowerShell scripts to manage and configure your servers. Now you use PowerShell to build and manage server configurations. Want your server configured a specific way? Build a configuration and the server configures itself! In this presentation we will look at the principals of DSC and explore what it takes to get started using DSC in your environment. More about Jeff: Jeffery […]


Introducing the Judges for Winter 2014 Scripting Games

In the last few years there has been a long list of people judging the Scripting Games. Those people were expected to view as many entries as possible, preferably all, and score the entries as well as providing feedback on the individual entries. That is a ton of work especially when you consider that the judges were all volunteers. This time round we’re attempting to spread the load somewhat. Mike Robbins has done a superb job recruiting coaches for the Its their job to look at the entries and make suggestions and hints to the teams – if the teams […]


Philadelphia Meeting – Feb 7th, 2013 – 6-8pm

Join us on Thursday, February 7th for a night of scripting with Jeff Hicks! Our topic will be “Getting Started with PowerShell Advanced Functions” There’s no doubt that PowerShell’s scripting language is an attractive feature. And it doesn’t take a lot of effort to get started. Eventually though IT Pros want to create flexible, re-usable tools. The good news is that you don’t need to be a .NET developer to do so. PowerShell’s scripting language is broad enough to allow IT Pros to create cmdlet-like tools all from a script.  PowerShell MVP and co-author of Learn PowerShell Toolmaking in a Month of […]


Note: PowerShell Book Limited Edition Preorders ONLY AVAILABLE as Preorders!

Jeffery Hicks, Richard Siddaway, and I wanted to offer a quick clarification on our book preorders. First, the PowerShell In Depth preorder is currently available, and there are up to 200 units offered through this preorder. You get a signed-by-al…



Up Next Jeffery Hicks joins us to talk about PowerShell Fundamentals

This week our guest will be Windows PowerShell MVP Jeffery Hicks to talk about his latest training DVD from Train Signal, Windows PowerShell Fundamentals. Jeff will give us some great tips and techniques for PowerShell beginners, and we’ll get his take on PowerShell v3 as well. — Update @ 9:08AM — We forgot that Jeff has an EVEN NEWER and BETTER course out that builds on the previous one. It’s all about managing Windows Server with PowerShell and we’ll be covering it as well. But you know how our interviews go? They go how you want them to go! If […]


Up Next Jeffery Hicks and his newest book Managing AD with Windows PowerShell

On this week’s show (4/14/11 @ 9:30pm EST right here on Ustream!), we’ll be talking to Jeffery Hicks about his new book! Learn more about Jeffery on his webpage.   Be sure to drop by the Ustream channel Thursday so that you can post questions for Jeffery and interact with your fellow PowerShellers! Related posts: Tonight’s guest: Brandon Shell This Thursday: Steven Murawski talks about PowerShellCommunity.org and More! Episode 98 – Steven Murawsk on PowerShellCommunity.org and Debugging Up Next: Tonight we talk to Doug Finke, author of “Windows PowerShell for Developers”!


Episode 98 – Steven Murawsk on PowerShellCommunity.org and Debugging

A Podcast about Windows PowerShell. Listen: In This Episode Tonight on the PowerScripting Podcast we talk to Steven Murawski about PowerShellCommunity.org and debugging PowerShell News  Before you acquire power, you must acquire knowledge – and Quest Software has what you need! In Jeffery Hicks’ e-book, “Managing Active Directory with Windows PowerShell,” learn how PowerShell helps you master local accounts and groups, password management, security and permissions and much, much more. You’ll also learn about the PowerShell extras and out-of-the-box features that will help you control Active Directory. Don’t wait – visit quest.com/powershellbook to register for your free copy and see why PowerShell […]


Episode 84 – Hal and Jonathan talk PowerShell

A Podcast about Windows PowerShell. Listen: In This Episode Tonight on the PowerScripting Podcast Hal and Jon talk about…PowerShell? News Before you acquire power, you must acquire knowledge – and Quest Software has what you need! In Jeffery Hicks’ e-book, “Managing Active Directory with Windows PowerShell,” learn how PowerShell helps you master local accounts and groups, password management, security and permissions and much, much more. You’ll also learn about the PowerShell extras and out-of-the-box features that will help you control Active Directory. Don’t wait – visit quest.com/powershellbook to register for your free copy and see why PowerShell and Quest Power GUI […]


Episode 62 – Ferdinand Rios and Jeffery Hicks from Sapien

A Podcast about Windows PowerShell. Listen: In This Episode Tonight on the PowerScripting Podcast we talk with Ferdinand Rios and Jeffery Hicks from SAPIEN Technologies. News This segment is brought to you by SAPIEN Technologies. PoshCode now Twitters “I Love PowerShell” song by ye110beard A PowerShell V2 book is on the way “Windows PowerShell 2.0 Administrator’s Pocket Consultant” PowerShellCommunity.org is going to TechEd Thomas Lee has a link on his blog to a $50 off deal on PowerShell Plus Professional Edition PowerShellPlus 2.1 beta 2 released TimeTag time series database has a new blog and isapproaching beta release PowerGUI VMware PowerPack v2.1.5 released (thx Virtu-Al) Interview […]