NYC Powershell Usergroup meets on June 8th


Continuing from our May meeting, Tome will be presenting a beginner’s track on Powershell covering String manipulations, Functions and Powershell Scripts.
We also have Powershell MVP Doug Finke, who will be covering the new components as part of the Powershell V5.0 release, including PSPM, Classes and Convert-String.
Tome Tanasovski:
String manipulation

  • Counting, splitting, uppercasing/lowercasing, etc.
  • Format operator
  • -split, -join
  • -match, -replace
  • Select-String
  • Secure strings

Scripts and functions

  • Principles
  • Execution policies
  • Passing arguments and parameters
  • Scoping

Tome is an executive for a market-leading global financial services firm in New York City where he focuses on automation, private cloud, and distributed computing. He is the founder and leader of the New York City PowerShell User group, a blogger, and speaks regularly at conferences and user groups. In 2011 he became a cofounder of the NYC Techstravaganza, coauthored the Windows PowerShell Bible, and received the title of Honorary Scripting Guy from the Hey Scripting Guy! blog. Tome has also received the MVP award from Microsoft for the last five years in Windows PowerShell.
Doug Finke:

  • What’s new in Powershell V5
    • Covers Package Management, object oriented constructs with the new Class keyword
    • ConvertFrom-String, and Convert-String.

Doug Finke, author of “PowerShell for Developers”, 7 time MVP recipient and an international professional speaker. Doug works at Start-Automating, a company that builds advanced PowerShell tools, provides PowerShell training and PowerShell consulting. You can catch up with Doug at his blog Development in a Blink at
Pizza is being sponsored by SAPIEN, Makers of PowerShell Studio and Primal Script
6pm - 6:30 - Pizza and catching up
6:30 - 7:15 – Tome Tanasovski.
7:15 - 7:45 – Doug Finke.
8ish - ?? - Drinks at Beer Authority (next to Port Authority)
You must RSVP via Event Brite in order to attend: Register Here!
Meeting Date:
Monday, June 08, 2015 - 18:00 - 20:00
Microsoft - Times Square - 6th Floor
11 Times Square
New York, NY 10018
United States
See map: Google Maps

Comments are closed.