Tag: Powershell

Exploring PowerShell Automation
Exploring PowerShell Automation
Ebooks

Exploring PowerShell Automation is a selection of chapters that gives you an overview of using PowerShell to administer your environment. Richard Siddaway has been involved in the production of all of these chapters either as an author or an editor, and has chosen them specifically to represent the breadth of possibilities for administering your systems… READ MORE

How to Migrate Azure PowerShell from AzureRM to the new Az Module
How to Migrate Azure PowerShell from AzureRM to the new Az Module
Blog Posts

In December, Microsoft released version 1.0.0 of the new Az Module. Az is a cross-platform PowerShell module to manage resources in Azure that is compatible with both WindowsPowerShell and PowerShell Core. Why to migrate to Az? Az is written from ground up in .NET Standard which allows us to use the module in PowerShell Core on Windows, MacOs or Linux platforms. It is… READ MORE

PowerShell Core for Linux Administrators Cookbook
PowerShell Core for Linux Administrators Cookbook
Ebooks

PowerShell Core, the open source, cross-platform that is based on the open source, cross-platform .NET Core, is not a shell that came out by accident; it was intentionally created to be versatile and easy to learn at the same time. PowerShell Core enables automation on systems ranging from the Raspberry Pi to the cloud. In… READ MORE

Fun with Azure Automation and Table Service REST API
Fun with Azure Automation and Table Service REST API
Blog Posts

I love PowerShell and I really love to automate things! I recently started looking into leveraging Azure services for some automation tasks and discovered how powerful it could be. I also had a lot of fun doing it and wanted to share some of what I learned. Azure Automation is for scheduling tasks or scripts that run… READ MORE

Deploying Your First Azure Virtual Machine with Azure PowerShell
Deploying Your First Azure Virtual Machine with Azure PowerShell
Ebooks

Download Deploying Your First Azure Virtual Machine with Azure PowerShell by 25+ year veteran of the IT industry, Thomas Mitchell. The content of this eBook has been excerpted from the book, entitled “The Azure PowerShell Quick Start Guide.” By following the exercises in this eBook, you will learn how to perform some basic PowerShell-based VM deployment tasks.… READ MORE

Talking to your Security Team about PowerShell and dbatools
Talking to your Security Team about PowerShell and dbatools
Blog Posts

Last year, during our PASS Summit and SQL Bits precons, we highlighted the reasons that PowerShell is even more secure than GUI administration. I even created a cute lil logo for it 😁 Recently, our team had a discussion about security in #dbatools-dev and I realized I should probably highlight why PowerShell and dbatools are ideal for every organization, including security-minded organizations. If you’re… READ MORE

Getting started with Graph API and PowerShell
Getting started with Graph API and PowerShell
Blog Posts

If you havent heard about Microsoft Graph API lately, you have probably been living outside of civilazation. Graph API is Microsofts master communication service that connects and handles data between almost any Azure or Microsoft 365 service in the background. If you are already used to PowerShell and modules, the toolkits you use to work… READ MORE