Don Jones

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  • Join Us in Thanking Ed & Teresa Wilson at Summit 2017

    We’re pleased and proud to announce that Microsoft’s “The Scripting Guy,” Ed Wilson, and the wonderful Scripting Wife, Teresa Wilson, have agreed to join us at PowerShell + DevOps Global Summit 2017 (which as of this writing is almost sold out). They recently announced their retirement, so we wanted to bring them out for one […]

  • Summit 2017 Agenda & Program Guide Online

    We’ve posted the first draft of the Program Guide, including the Agenda, for PowerShell + DevOps Global Summit 2017. You’ll find it linked near the top of the Registration Page. If you’re attending Summit, please check back a few days before the event to download the final version. We’ll have some hardcopies on site, but […]

  • Summit 2017 - Badge Question

    We’re brainstorming ideas to have more professional, collectible attendee badges for Summit, while also reducing time at check-in on-site. If you’re attending or have thought about it, please take a moment to answer this one-question survey. Thanks!

  • The Flavors of Windows Containers

    I had a wonderful conversation with some team members around Windows Containers generally, and they had some very cool analogies that I don't think have been publicized enough. There's some good technical detail, too, which I think is worth understanding as we move into this brave new world of containerization.

  • Re-Subscribe to New Forums Topic Notifications

    Hello, PowerShellers! During our migration and some of the inevitable database resets involved, many of you who were receiving notifications for new forums topics no longer are. You’ll need to re-subscribe. To do so, simply visit the Forums page, click through to the forum(s) of your choice, and poke the “Subscribe” link that’s towards the upper-left-ish […]

  • PowerShell + DevOps Global Summit 2017: Session Acceptance

    We’re in the process of emailing speaker invitations to those whose sessions were accepted for the 2017 agenda. Please check your email and promptly follow the instructions to complete registration.  In the event that a speaker is unable to confirm their invitation in time, we will move on to other speakers and sessions – that’s why, […]

  • Be an Azure Consultant for!

    So, after our nearly-2-day outage, which was due to a still-not-fully-explained Apache fail, we’re looking to make some changes. We need to migrate to a different Azure subscription anyway, so this is a good time to change the kind of service we’re using. First, using Azure is non-negotiable. If your expert opinion is to […]