A Podcast about Windows PowerShell.
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Tonight on the PowerScripting Podcast we interview Microsoft Cluster MVP Russ Kaufmann
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- New PowerShell videos with Jeffrey Snover and Osama Sajid
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- Clustering cmdlets:Â http://blogs.msdn.com/clustering/archive/2008/12/20/9243367.aspx
- More details:Â http://msmvps.com/blogs/clusterhelp/archive/2009/08/28/powershell-and-windows-server-2008-failover-clusters.aspx
- Approved verbs:Â http://blogs.msdn.com/powershell/archive/2009/07/15/final-approved-verb-list-for-windows-powershell-2-0.aspx
- NLB cmdlets:Â http://blogs.msdn.com/clustering/archive/2008/12/26/9253786.aspx
- EvilEmuofDoom: ## Sorry, did you say CSV was 2008 or 2008 R2?
- EBGreen: ##Should the difference between HA clusters vs. Load Balancing clusters vs. parallel computing clusters be brought up?
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- VMware vExpert Mike Laverick has a nice script for creating vSwitches
- Exporting installed software to Excel
- System Center VMM 2008 R2 cmdlet reference
- Pulling schema properties from Active Directory with PowerShell
- Persist your command history across powershell sessions
- A ton of excellent tips for working with Windows Update from PowerShell.
- PoshCode.org script: Get-TopProcess
- How to configure WinRM (PowerShell remoting) via group policy
- Comparing installed hotfixes on server (dealing with the side indicator)
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