Put down your laptop, turn off your phone, turn off your brain and get into the wilderness

There was a time before I was before I was a Father, before I was a husband that I would...

PowerShell

Using the PowerShell #requires statement in your script

A few years ago I was working with a team of sysadmins. We were all learning PowerShell together and were...

Creating a CIFS share on a Netapp Clustered Mode storage system with PowerShell

In a Windows environment, CIFS shares are a common occurrence and a necessity for many services such as Active Directory...

Installing software packages remotely using Chocolatey and PowerShell

The capability to install software remotely on many machines at once is still one of the most magical things a...

PowerShell

One shell to rule them all

One shell to rule them all One shell to find them One shell to bring them all and in the...

Death of the Windows or Linux Sysadmin

When I first started my IT career years ago I would generally come across two different types of system administrators....

Creating software packages with Chocolatey Business

At a few of the organizations I worked for we had a network share specifically for software. We would dump...

Quickly find where your VCenter VM is running using PowerShell and PowerCLI

VCenter is the glue to a solid VSphere environment, so if it stops working so do other components like Vmotion...