February 7th – Richard Siddaway presents PowerShell – Admin tools for free   1 comment

UPDATE: Richard is unable to attend! We will be welcoming Steven Murawski of the Milwaukee Script Club! We hope to have Richard join us sometime later this year.  

Coming in February: We will be welcoming Richard Siddaway! 

Presentation:

The session will cover the administrative tasks that can be performed using just the tools that install with PowerShell v2. This will cover the cmdlets, some simple scripts and a quick look at WMI. At the end of the session you will have a grasp of the breadth of tasks PowerShell can accomplish, some sample scripts to start building your own library and a view on where to go next.

Presenter: Richard Siddaway
Bio:
I have been working with Microsoft technologies for over 22 years having spent time in most IT roles including analyst-programmer, server administration, support, DBA and architect.  I have been interested in automation techniques (including automating job creation and submission on mainframes many years ago!).  I have been using VBScript and WMI since it became available on NT 4.  PowerShell caught my interest when I first heard about it and I have been using it since the early beta versions.  My blog is mainly about PowerShell.  I founded and run the UK PowerShell user Group and I am a PowerShell MVP.  I have given numerous talks on PowerShell at various events in the UK, Europe and the USA. I am a frequent speaker for PowerShell user groups worldwide. I have had a number of articles on PowerShell published including expert commentary’s on the Microsoft Scripting Games for which I have been a judge for the last two years.. PowerShell in Practice (Manning) was published in June 2010 and I am currently finishing PowerShell and WMI (Manning) to be published in 2012. A further title PowerShell in Depth will be published towards the end of 2012.
Richard Siddaway’s Blog
Schedule
  • 5:30 – Mingle and food (Adam will bring pizza, feel free to bring something for the group if you’d like!)
  • 6:00 –  Presentation:  PowerShell – Admin tools for free by Richard Siddaway
  • 7:00 – Discussion, Script Party*

* Please bring in a script that you would like to discuss. You can show it off or we can work through your problems as a group.

When and Where

Tuesday, February 7th

Address info:
2501 W Beltline Hwy
Madison, WI 53713

The conference room is in the East Tower on the 4th Floor in the
“Wipfli” space.

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Posted January 15, 2012 by adriscoll86 in Meeting

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