All posts by David Lamb

MSPSUG October 27, 2020 Virtual Meeting: Open Discussion

On October 27, 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 [...]

Video: September 22, 2020 Open Discussion Meeting

Back in September, we had our monthly Open Discussion Meeting for the Mississippi PowerShell User Group. The video from that presentation is now available. https://youtu.be/Eu5czA3dz9s 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 October 13, 2020 Virtual Meeting: Azure Durable Functions: Yes, PowerShell can fan out and in too.

For our October 13, 2020 Mississippi PowerShell User Group virtual meeting, Josh King will be presenting “Azure Durable Functions: Yes, PowerShell can fan out and in too.” at 7:30 pm Mountain Time. Durable Functions, an extension of Azure Functions, allow you to write serverless stateful functions. All the languages you would expect to see are supported, but one that might surprise is PowerShell. As a PowerShell scripter, why would you want to use durable functions? How do you get started? In Read more [...]

MSPSUG September 22, 2020 Virtual Meeting: Open Discussion

On September 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 you can't Read more [...]

Video: Git from the PowerShell Prompt

Back in September, Alec Clews presented a session on “Git from the PowerShell Prompt” for our September 8, 2020 Mississippi PowerShell User Group Meeting. The video from that presentation is now available. https://youtu.be/AMUDX0bERj8 Alec is an IT geek who currently works as a Developer Advocate at PaperCut Software in Melbourne, Australia. He's been using computers since the late '70s (an ICL 2904 mainframe) and he was a MS-DOS batch file (and later UNIX shell) wizard. More Read more [...]

MSPSUG September 8, 2020 Virtual Meeting: Git from the PowerShell Prompt

For our September 8, 2020 Mississippi PowerShell User Group virtual meeting, Alec Clews will be presenting “Git from the PowerShell Prompt” at 7:30 pm Mountain Time. Folks in the IT department use and manage text files of various types all day, every day. For example .ps1 and .psm1 scripts, data of various types (such as config settings stored in JSON or CSV files), and so on. Keeping track of changes, looking back at old revisions, and creating special purpose versions can be unmanageable Read more [...]

MSPSUG August 25, 2020 Virtual Meeting: Open Discussion

On August 25, 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 you can't Read more [...]

Video: Containers – You Better Get on Board – PowerShell Edition!

Back in August, Anthony Nocentino presented a session on “Containers - You Better Get on Board - PowerShell Edition!” for our August 11, 2020 Mississippi PowerShell User Group Meeting. The video from that presentation is now available. https://youtu.be/yNt0QKXCaqc Anthony is the Founder and President of Centino Systems as well as a Pluralsight Author and a Microsoft Data Platform MVP, Linux Expert, and Corporate Problem Solver. Anthony designs solutions, deploys the technology, and provides Read more [...]