Monthly Archives: January 2007

Benefits of Powershell

If you haven’t seen this article on the Powershell team blog   http://blogs.msdn.com/powershell/archive/2007/01/31/powershell-benefits-over-com-scripting.aspx   regarding the benefits of Powershell scripting over COM based scripting.  It is well worth a read.   I’ve been a big fan of PowerShell ever since … Continue reading

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Virtual Machine Manager

Systen Center Virtual Machine Manager is another product incorporating PowerShell.  For a quick look at some capabilities have a look at this   http://blogs.msdn.com/powershell/archive/2007/01/29/virtual-machine-manager-s-powershell-support.aspx

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Office 2007

I’ve been using Office 2007 on my personal machine for a few weeks now and I am very impressed.  The ribbon is a huge step forward in replacing what had become a bewildering mass of menus and toolbars.   I’m … Continue reading

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Photos

Austin took some photos at the meeting on Wednesday.  If you want to see what your fellow User Group members look like check out the Picture Library for the January 2007 meeting on the members only part of the web … Continue reading

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PowerShell

Adrian Beasley, a member of the UK PowerShell Users Group (www.get-psuguk.org.uk) has contributed two articles on PowerShell to the Industry Insiders site.   The articles cover PowerShell Installation and Executing a Command Line Utility from PowerShell and Waiting for it … Continue reading

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March meeting

The next meeting of Get-PSUGUK, the PowerShell User group will be   When:  22 March 2007   Where: Memphis Room, Building 3, Microsoft, Thames Valley Park, Redaing   Time: Registration – 18:00.   Start: 18:30   Agenda:   Sharepoint Administartion with … Continue reading

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PowerShell Space Invaders

At the User Group the possibility of Space Invaders was mentioned.  It is available from here   http://ps1.soapyfrog.com/2007/01/02/space-invaders/   Enjoy!

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