Video: Concurrent Programming in PowerShell with the Producer-Consumer Pattern

Last week, Mark Kraus presented a session on “Concurrent Programming in PowerShell with the Producer-Consumer Pattern” for our September 2018 Mississippi PowerShell User Group meeting. The video from that presentation is now available. https://youtu.be/iDhVi9UqB8c More information about Mark and his presentation can be found in the original posting announcing his session. The Mississippi PowerShell User Group Meetings are held online (via Skype for Business) on the second Tuesday Read more [...]

Video: Creating Dynamic Commands with the DatabaseReporter PowerShell Module

Last month, Rohn Edwards presented a session on “Creating Dynamic Commands with the DatabaseReporter Module” for our August 2018 Mississippi PowerShell User Group meeting. The video from that presentation is now available. https://youtu.be/RBzgQ5pVLms More information about Rohn and his presentation can be found in the original posting announcing his session. The Mississippi PowerShell User Group Meetings are held online (via Skype for Business) on the second Tuesday of each month Read more [...]

MSPSUG September Virtual Meeting: Concurrent Programming in PowerShell with the Producer-Consumer Pattern

For our September 2018 Mississippi PowerShell User Group virtual meeting, Mark Kraus will be presenting “Concurrent Programming in PowerShell with the Producer-Consumer Pattern” on Tuesday, September 11th at 8:30pm central time. Some automation requires running multiple tasks at the same time instead of in succession. In PowerShell we have many solutions available to help us accomplish a degree of parallel or concurrent processing. Some tasks, however, are not easily broken down into the same Read more [...]

MSPSUG August Virtual Meeting: Creating Dynamic Commands with the DatabaseReporter PowerShell Module

For our August 2018 Mississippi PowerShell User Group virtual meeting, Rohn Edwards will be presenting “Creating Dynamic Commands with the DatabaseReporter Module” on Tuesday, August 14th at 8:30pm central time. Join Rohn Edwards as he demos the open source DatabaseReporter module, which can be used to create modules of dynamic commands to read data from multiple database stores. By the end of the webcast, you'll be able to transform SQL queries into full featured advanced PowerShell functions Read more [...]

Video: Configure Active Directory Certificate Services for DSC Credential Encryption

Last week, Microsoft MVP Missy Januszko presented a session on “Configuring Active Directory Certificate Services for DSC Credential Encryption” for our July 2018 Mississippi PowerShell User Group meeting. The video from that presentation is now available. https://youtu.be/yKtg5s_9DWM More information about Missy and her presentation can be found in the original posting announcing her session. The Mississippi PowerShell User Group Meetings are held online (via Skype for Business) Read more [...]

MSPSUG July Virtual Meeting: Configuring Active Directory Certificate Services for DSC Credential Encryption

For our July 2018 Mississippi PowerShell User Group virtual meeting, Microsoft MVP Missy Januszko will be presenting “Configuring Active Directory Certificate Services for DSC Credential Encryption” on Tuesday, July 10th at 8:30pm central time. At times it is necessary to specify alternate credentials in DSC Configurations. Encryption is an absolute must for protecting these credentials in any production environment. Encrypting credentials in PowerShell DSC Configurations requires a PKI infrastructure Read more [...]

Video: Using the PowerShell BurntToast Module to Display Timely Notifications

Last week, Josh King presented a session on “Just Scrape off the Black Bits: Using BurntToast to Display Timely Notifications” for our June 2018 Mississippi PowerShell User Group meeting. The video from that presentation is now available. https://youtu.be/kI5Dsub8etw Josh King (@WindosNZ) Geek, Father, and Walking Helpdesk with a passion for PowerShell and automation. Senior Infrastructure & Automation Administrator at Hastings District Council, a local government body in regional Read more [...]

MSPSUG June Virtual Meeting: Using BurntToast to Display Timely Notifications

For our June 2018 Mississippi PowerShell User Group virtual meeting, Josh King will be presenting “Just Scrape off the Black Bits: Using BurntToast to Display Timely Notifications” on Tuesday, June 12th at 8:30pm central time. Toasts are a notification scheme in most, if not all, modern Operating Systems. You’ve seen them everywhere and may not have even known it. Microsoft makes heavy use of them in Windows 10, and so can you! This a crash course in what Toast Notifications are, how Read more [...]