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MSPSUG September 2016 Virtual Meeting – Release Pipeline Patterns with PowerShell

For the September 2016 Mississippi PowerShell User Group virtual meeting, Aaron Jensen will be presenting “Release Pipeline Patterns with PowerShell” on Tuesday, September 13th  at 8:30pm central time. Release Pipeline patterns help you deliver higher quality code more often. And it isn't just for applications delivered to your external customers. Even tiny PowerShell modules and tools can benefit from adopting a release pipeline pattern. I'll discuss several different forms of release pipelines Read more [...]

Video: Creating fully patched WIM for fun and profit

Last Tuesday, guest speaker David Jones presented a session on "Creating fully patched WIM for fun and profit" for our August 2016 user group meeting. One frequent issue with testing or small environment production is the deployment of a clean windows image. If your deploying strait from ISO you looking at hours of patching, If your reusing a VHD, you may not know all the changes that have happened. Also trying to add .NET 3.5 to a patched system with limited internet access is close to impossible. Read more [...]

MSPSUG August 2016 Virtual Meeting – Creating fully patched WIM for fun and profit

For the August 2016 Mississippi PowerShell User Group virtual meeting, David Jones will be presenting “Creating fully patched WIM for fun and profit” on Tuesday, August 9th  at 8:30pm central time. One frequent issue with testing or small environment production is the deployment of a clean windows image. If your deploying strait from ISO you looking at hours of patching, If your reusing a VHD, you may not know all the changes that have happened. Also trying to add .NET 3.5 to a patched system Read more [...]

MSPSUG May 2016 Virtual Meeting: Acceptance Testing DSC with Test-Kitchen

For the May 2016 Mississippi PowerShell User Group virtual meeting, Microsoft MVP Steven Murawski will be presenting “Acceptance Testing DSC with Test-Kitchen” on Tuesday, May 10th at 8:30pm central time. DSC is awesome, but only if the resources and configurations do what you want them to do.  How do you know? If you are relying on DSC to tell you when it didn't do the right thing, you are in for a world of hurt.  Configuration management is the world of "trust but verify" and Test-Kitchen Read more [...]

MSPSUG February 2016 Virtual Meeting – Intro into the PowerShell ISE, Git, Pester & OneDrive

For the February 2016 Mississippi PowerShell User Group virtual meeting, Ryan Yates will be presenting an “Intro session to Teaching the IT Pro how to Dev with ISE, Git, Pester & OneDrive” on Tuesday, February 9th at 8:30pm central time. With the amount of additional technologies needed to optimise the efficency of writing PowerShell this can seem very overwelming to someone new to PowerShell and could even put them completely off following an efficency optimised script creation workflow. So Read more [...]

MSPSUG January 2016 Meeting – PowersHELL: Avoiding Version Chaos in a Multi-Version World

For the January 2016 Mississippi PowerShell User Group virtual meeting, PowerShell MVP June Blender will be presenting “PowersHELL: Avoiding Version Chaos in a Multi-Version PowerShell World” on Tuesday, January 12th at 8:30pm central time. Beginning in Windows PowerShell 5.0, you can install multiple versions of the same module on the same computer; even in the same directory. Open source and PowerShellGet have revolutionized the availability of modules and Windows PowerShell 5.0+ will be Read more [...]

Mississippi PowerShell User Group December 2015 Virtual Meeting Tonight at 8:30pm CST

The Mississippi PowerShell User Group December 2015 virtual meeting is tonight, Tuesday December 8th at 8:30pm central time. This will be an open forum type meeting where you can bring your questions. Depending on the number of questions and time permitting, we'll also take a look at the November 2015 scripting games puzzle. No registration is required for this meeting and there's no requirement that you live in Mississppi or join our user group to attend our meetings. Simply follow the instructions Read more [...]

Mississippi PowerShell User Group November Virtual Meeting Tonight at 8:30pm CST

The Mississippi PowerShell User Group November 2015 virtual meeting is tonight, Tuesday November 10th at 8:30pm central time. This will be an open forum type meeting where you can bring your questions. Depending on the number of questions and time permitting, we'll also take a look at the October 2015 scripting games puzzle. No registration is required for this meeting and there's no requirement that you live in Mississppi or join our user group to attend our meetings. Simply follow the instructions Read more [...]