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...

Install internalized Chocolatey packages from your offline repository

While people frequently use Chocolatey for personal devices, it is also an excellent tool to use for managing software for...

Internet of things

My introduction into the Internet of Sh!t (IoT)

I am a bit embarrassed to admit this, but even as an IT pro, I hardly have a smart home....

My Six Worst Interviews

In my working life, I have gone on what I consider a lot of interviews. Probably around 50 or so....