All posts by David Lamb

Video: Level up your PowerShell experience, getting started with Pester

Back in May, Jaap Brasser presented a session on “Level up your PowerShell experience, getting started with Pester” for our May 2021 Mississippi PowerShell User Group Meeting. The video from that presentation is now available. https://youtu.be/WyJmT2VEHwQ Jaap Brasser is a Senior Developer Advocate at Rubrik and a multi-year recipient of Microsoft Azure MVP award. He has a big passion for scripting and automation and whenever he is not writing his next script or module, he spends his Read more [...]

MSPSUG May 11, 2021 Virtual Meeting: Getting Started With Pester

For our May 11, 2021 Mississippi PowerShell User Group virtual meeting, Jaap Brasser will be presenting “Level up your PowerShell experience, getting started with Pester” at 7:30 pm Mountain Time. We all have been in this position, so you've created a function, module or script and we know that it works, because we ran it yesterday. Now why would you bother with this Pester thing? This is what we will explore, not only the how, of getting started with Pester. But also the why, in which Read more [...]

Video: Getting started with Secrets Management for PowerShell

Back in December, Mike Kanakos presented a session on “Getting started with Secrets Management for PowerShell” for our December 8, 2020 Mississippi PowerShell User Group Meeting. The video from that presentation is now available. https://youtu.be/3XVErGd_xXw Mike Kanakos is a 20+ year IT veteran and Microsoft MVP. He works for Align Technology as an Infrastructure Tools Engineer creating automated processes and supporting Azure AD, Active Directory, Single Sign-on and Certificate Read more [...]

MSPSUG December 22, 2020 Virtual Meeting: Open Discussion

On December 22, 2020 at 7:30 pm Mountain Time, the Mississippi PowerShell User Group will be hosting an Open Discussion. It’s the fourth Tuesday of the month, and that means it’s time for our monthly Open Discussion meeting! This is an informal discussion about all things PowerShell, and everyone is invited to participate. If you have a particular topic that you would like to discuss, just contact us at our Twitter account to let us know, and we’ll add it to the agenda (posted below). If Read more [...]

MSPSUG December 8, 2020 Virtual Meeting: Getting started with Secrets Management for PowerShell

For our December 8, 2020 Mississippi PowerShell User Group virtual meeting, Mike Kanakos will be presenting “Getting started with Secrets Management for PowerShell” at 7:30 pm Mountain Time. Mike will be reviewing the recent release of the Secrets Management module from the Microsoft PowerShell team. He will demonstrate install, how it works, storing different kinds of secrets and how you can incorporate the module into your existing tools and scripts. Mike Kanakos is a 20+ year IT veteran Read more [...]

Video: November 24, 2020 Open Discussion Meeting

Back in November, we had our monthly Open Discussion Meeting for the Mississippi PowerShell User Group. The video from that presentation is now available. https://youtu.be/t845_qHNBMk More information about this meeting can be found in the original posting announcing this session. The Mississippi PowerShell User Group Meetings are held online via Teams on the second and fourth Tuesdays of each month at 7:30 pm Mountain Time and are free to attend. Read more [...]

Video: October 27, 2020 Open Discussion Meeting

Back in October, we had our monthly Open Discussion Meeting for the Mississippi PowerShell User Group. The video from that presentation is now available. https://youtu.be/pkoPm0-M1A8 More information about this meeting can be found in the original posting announcing this session. The Mississippi PowerShell User Group Meetings are held online via Teams on the second and fourth Tuesdays of each month at 7:30 pm Mountain Time and are free to attend. Read more [...]

MSPSUG November 24, 2020 Virtual Meeting: Open Discussion

On November 24, 2020 at 7:30 pm Mountain Time, the Mississippi PowerShell User Group will be hosting an Open Discussion. It’s the fourth Tuesday of the month, and that means it’s time for our monthly Open Discussion meeting! This is an informal discussion about all things PowerShell, and everyone is invited to participate. If you have a particular topic that you would like to discuss, just contact us at our Twitter account to let us know, and we’ll add it to the agenda (posted below). If Read more [...]