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PowerShell Summit 2019 – The Sequel

This week I returned to PowerShell Summit in Bellevue for the second straight year, and as a speaker nonetheless! Last...

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Five PowerShell cmdlets for Beginners

For years, Windows PowerShell has been the scripting language of choice for Microsoft IT professionals, and for good reason. The...

Editing files in a Windows PowerShell console with vim

One of things I like about using Linux is that I can quickly edit files in the shell with vi....

Monitor file changes in Windows with PowerShell and pswatch

Sometimes I have wanted to monitor a directory for any file changes and receive alerts of those changes, for instance,...

Running PowerShell remotely as SYSTEM with Invoke-CommandAs

One of the great features of PowerShell is the ability to run commands and scripts remotely on machines. I often...

My Social Media Hiatus – Part 3 – I’m Back

Yeah, I know. I was supposed to have a hiatus until February. I caved. I gave up. Perhaps I should...

Deploying SSL Certificates In Windows With Puppet

Chances are if you are managing servers in an organization, you have also had a lot of experience managing SSL...

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The Genius of Verb-Noun in PowerShell

I have always admired much of the design of the PowerShell language. Its simplicity and readability to me are its...

My Social Media Hiatus – Part 2 – One Week In and I am actually fine

So I actually removed my social media apps from my phone and blocked them on all devices on December 30th,...

My Social Media Hiatus – Part 1 – The Beginning

I fully admit I am completely and utterly addicted to the internet, including social media. I am one of those...