Using Invoke-VMScript for running remote scripts on VMs with PowerCLI

Invoke-VMScript allows you to run PowerShell, batch, and Bash scripts on remote VMware virtual machines from PowerShell. Not only that but...

PowerShell

The Future of PowerShell is in the Youth

I love PowerShell. It has been the single most important skill I have learned in my career as it has...

How to centralize PowerShell transcript logs

One of the logs that can trace an attacker’s activity is a transcript log. Transcript logs are basically an “over-the-shoulder”...

Auditing Software With Chocolatey

Knowing what software is installed on your desktops and servers is crucial in an organization. This is common sense to...

Five Characteristics of a Terrible IT Manager

I have had countless managers in my life. Some good. Some bad. Some great. Some awful. I thought I would...

PowerShell

PowerShell Verbose Messages not appearing in the console? Its normal, but lets fix that.

On a very basic level, I love verbose messages, especially in the PowerShell console. They are yellow, which helps them...

powershell-learning

How I learned PowerShell

Learning something new can be difficult, even for the most seasoned IT veterans. In fact, sometimes the older and wiser...

How To Use Vagrant Networking

In this article, I will discuss some of the ways to configure virtual machines using Vagrant networking. Vagrant is a...

5 Vagrant Commands You Need To Know

In this article, I will point out five commands that every Vagrant user needs to know. Vagrant is a favorite...

Guest Post by @adbertram: Become a TechSnips Contributor

My name is Adam Bertram and Dan has so graciously allowed me to guest post on his blog about a...