MSPSUG Virtual Meeting: Conquering Azure and Office 365 with PowerShell on Tuesday, August 11th at 8:30pm CDT

For the August 2015 Mississippi PowerShell User Group meeting, SharePoint MVP Todd Klindt, will be presenting “Conquering Azure and Office 365 with PowerShell” on Tuesday, August 11th at 8:30pm central time. After years and years of anticipation, 2015 might end up actually being the year of the Cloud. With any new technology comes the opportunity to tame it with PowerShell. In this session Todd will give you an overview of the PowerShell options you have when interacting with Office 365 and Read more [...]

MSPSUG Virtual Meeting: Introduction to Windows PowerShell on Tuesday, July 14th at 8:30pm CDT

For the July Mississippi PowerShell User Group Meeting, PowerShell MVP Sean Kearney will be presenting a session on “Introduction to Windows PowerShell” on Tuesday, July 14th at 8:30pm central time. Windows PowerShell is not a difficult system to work with however sometimes, like with anything in life, you stare at it and say “Where do I even start?”. In this session we will do a very simple overview of Windows PowerShell and what it is and how to make it useful at very simple level. Read more [...]

Video: Creating Object-Oriented Scripts using PowerShell Classes

Last Tuesday, PowerShell MVP Trevor Sullivan presented a session on “Creating Object-Oriented Scripts using PowerShell Classes” for the June 2015 Mississippi PowerShell User Group meeting. The video from that presentation is now available: Trevor Sullivan is an 11 year veteran in the IT industry, and a multi-year recipient of the Microsoft Most Valuable Professional (MVP) award for Windows PowerShell automation. With 8 years of automation experience with PowerShell, and 3 years of experience Read more [...]

MSPSUG Virtual Meeting: Creating Object-Oriented Scripts using PowerShell Classes on Tuesday, June 9th at 8:30pm CDT

This month, PowerShell MVP Trevor Sullivan, will be presenting a session on "Creating Object-Oriented Scripts using PowerShell Classes" for the June Mississippi PowerShell User Group Meeting on Tuesday, June 9th at 8:30pm central time. During this deep, technical discussion, we will take a look at PowerShell classes, and then authoring PowerShell Desired State Configuration (DSC) Resource using PowerShell v5 classes. We’ll also explore leveraging PowerShell DSC on Microsoft Azure infrastructure Read more [...]

Video from the May 2015 MSPSUG Meeting: A Peek Inside the Poshoholic’s Toolbelt

Last Tuesday, Kirk Munro presented a session on "A Peek Inside the Poshoholic’s Toolbelt" for the May 2015 Mississippi PowerShell User Group meeting. The video from that presentation is now available: Kirk Munro is a Technical Product Manager at Provance Technologies, where he is helping build the next generation of Provance’s flagship IT Asset Management product, along with several smaller products such as the ScsmPx PowerShell module and the Auto-Close Work Item MP.  He is also an 8-time Read more [...]

MSPSUG Virtual Meeting: A peek inside the Poshoholic’s toolbelt on Tuesday, May 12th at 8:30pm CST

I attended one of PowerShell MVP Kirk Munro's sessions at the PowerShell Summit North America 2015 a few weeks ago and I can definitely speak from experience, our May 2015 meeting is one that you don't want to miss!  Kirk will be presenting the session for our May 2015 Mississippi PowerShell User Group meeting on Tuesday, May 12th at 8:30pm Central Time where we'll get "A peek inside the Poshoholic's toolbelt". A peek inside the Poshoholic's toolbelt It's easy to get excited about all of Read more [...]

Mississippi PowerShell User Group Speaker Lineup for the Remainder of 2015

The Mississippi PowerShell User Group is currently celebrating two years of existence and as we begin our third year we are in the process of having a call for speakers. Here's our speaker lineup so far for the remainder of 2015: May 12th - Kirk Munro (PowerShell MVP) June 9th - Trevor Sullivan (PowerShell MVP) July 14th - Sean Kearney (PowerShell MVP) August 11th - Todd Klindt (SharePoint MVP) September 8th - Boe Prox (PowerShell MVP) October 13th - Timothy Warner November Read more [...]

Video from the February 2015 MSPSUG Meeting: Managing Software With PowerShell

Last Tuesday, Adam Bertram presented a session on Managing Software With PowerShell for the February 2015 Mississippi PowerShell User Group meeting. The video from that presentation is now available: A passion for automation and efficiency improvement led Adam to PowerShell. Adam’s been leveraging PowerShell to solve problems for 3+ years where he came from the batch and VBscript days previously. Adam has been in IT since 1998 focused mainly on Microsoft system administration. Find him Read more [...]