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.


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

- Timespan datatype


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:

Testing PowerShell Scripts with Pester.

This will be a demo heavy presentation showing how to test scripts and test Modules

- Pester, Why Test, How to Test, Mocks.

- Visual Studio PoshTools Addin


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


6 pm - 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, July 13, 2015 - 18:00 - 20:00


Microsoft - Times Square - 6th Floor

11 Times Square

New York, NY 10018

United States

See map: Google Maps

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