Monthly Archives: April 2012

PowerShell news April 2012

As April comes to close so does the extension for grading scripts in the recent games. I’ve been so busy grading haven’t had time to blog about the games. I’ll start to catch up on the backlog over the next … Continue reading

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UK PowerShell Group–April 2012 slides and recording

The slides, demo script and recording are available from https://skydrive.live.com/?cid=43cfa46a74cf3e96#cid=43CFA46A74CF3E96&id=43CFA46A74CF3E96%212957 Thank you again to everyone who attended the Live Meeting this evening

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Reminder–UK User group 24 April

Quick reminder that 24 April sees the first of 2 sessions on new PowerShell functionality in Windows 2012 – Windows Server 8 Details from http://msmvps.com/blogs/richardsiddaway/archive/2012/04/13/uk-powershell-group-24-april-2012.aspx

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Scripting Games 2012 comments: #10 Advanced event 5

http://blogs.technet.com/b/heyscriptingguy/archive/2012/04/06/2012-scripting-games-advanced-event-5-list-errors.aspx This is the one I was asked to supply a commentary for http://blogs.technet.com/b/heyscriptingguy/archive/2012/04/20/expert-commentary-2012-scripting-games-advanced-event-5.aspx   This one has raised an interesting interpretation issues.  The last design point asks: Your output should be organized such that the largest source of errors … Continue reading

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Scripting Games 2012 comments: #9 Beginners event 5

Beginners event 5 http://blogs.technet.com/b/heyscriptingguy/archive/2012/04/06/2012-scripting-games-beginner-event-5-provide-a-source-and-errors.aspx Looking for problem applications. Need report from each server form application log listing source and number of errors. Requirements: should be capable of running against remote machine doesn’t need to run remotely for this scenario don’t … Continue reading

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PowerShell and WMI

My latest book – PowerShell and WMI – has gone to the printers. Expect it soon at a book shop near you. http://www.manning.com/powershellandwmi for more details

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Manning PowerShell book offer

Manning are offering 50% off PowerShell in Practice using code dotd0415cc in the promotional code box at http://www.manning.com   The same code gets you 50% off PowerShell and WMI AND Advanced PowerShell   This is FOR TODAY ONLY

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