Workflows: 2 Additional reading

If you’re really interested in using workflows you may find this series of articles I did for the Scripting Guy useful:

1. Basics – introduce workflows, key concepts and keywords
http://blogs.technet.com/b/heyscriptingguy/archive/2012/12/26/powershell-workflows-the-basics.aspx

2. Restrictions – cmdlets not available as workflow activities, using inlinescript, using variables
http://blogs.technet.com/b/heyscriptingguy/archive/2013/01/02/powershell-workflows-restrictions.aspx

3. Nesting work flows and functions
http://blogs.technet.com/b/heyscriptingguy/archive/2013/01/09/powershell-workflows-nesting.aspx

4. Workflows and the PowerShell job engine – suspending and resuming; checkpointing and recovery
http://blogs.technet.com/b/heyscriptingguy/archive/2013/01/16/powershell-workflows-job-engine.aspx

5. Workflows and computer restarts
http://blogs.technet.com/b/heyscriptingguy/archive/2013/01/23/powershell-workflows-restarting-the-computer.aspx

6. Workflow parameters – where’s the best place to put the computername?
http://blogs.technet.com/b/heyscriptingguy/archive/2013/01/30/powershell-workflows-using-parameters.aspx

7. Considerations for designing workfows; when to use workflows vs jobs
http://blogs.technet.com/b/heyscriptingguy/archive/2013/02/06/powershell-workflows-design-considerations.aspx

8. A practical example
http://blogs.technet.com/b/heyscriptingguy/archive/2013/02/13/powershell-workflows-a-practical-example.aspx

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