Category Archives: Meetings

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 [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]