Category Archives: Meetings

MSPSUG September 2019 Virtual Meeting: Containers – You Better Get on Board!

For our September 2019 Mississippi PowerShell User Group virtual meeting, Microsoft MVP Anthony Nocentino will be presenting “Containers - You Better Get on Board!” on Tuesday, September 10th at 8:30pm central time. Containers are taking over, changing the way systems are developed and deployed…and that’s NOT hyperbole. Just imagine if you could deploy SQL Server or even your whole application stack in just minutes. You can do that, leveraging containers! In this session, we’ll get you Read more [...]

MSPSUG August 2019 Virtual Meeting – PowerShell Remoting: From 0 to Lockdown in 45 Minutes!

For our August 2019 Mississippi PowerShell User Group virtual meeting, Mike Kanakos will be presenting “PowerShell Remoting: From 0 to Lockdown in 45 Minutes!” on Tuesday, August 13th at 8:30pm central time. Let’s walk through all the options available for securing PowerShell remoting/WinRM! How to enable globally, setup logging, transcription and briefly talk about certificates and SSL Here's a little information about Mike: "I’m an IT pro located in the Research Triangle Park Read more [...]

MSPSUG June 2019 Virtual Meeting – Office 365 and its buddy PowerShell

For our June 2019 Mississippi PowerShell User Group virtual meeting, Todd Klindt will be presenting “Office 365 and its buddy PowerShell” on Tuesday, June 11th at 8:30pm central time. PowerShell isn’t just for on-prem servers, it can work its wonders in the cloud just as well. In this UG meeting Todd will share what you need to command to Office 365 and Azure with PowerShell. He’ll also share his tips and tricks for managing inline environments with everyone’s favorite command line interface. Read more [...]

MSPSUG May 2019 Virtual Meeting – Lean on me: Managing dependencies in PowerShell

For our May 2019 Mississippi PowerShell User Group virtual meeting, Chris Gardner will be presenting “Lean on me: Managing dependencies in PowerShell” on Tuesday, May 14th at 8:30pm central time. When writing PowerShell scripts and modules we often want to make use of external functions and commands so that we don’t have to duplicate existing work, however ensuring these dependencies are available on the systems running our code isn’t always straightforward or obvious. In this session Read more [...]

MSPSUG April 2019 Virtual Meeting: Transition Your PowerShell Work from the ISE to Visual Studio Code

For our April 2019 Mississippi PowerShell User Group virtual meeting, Tim Warner will be presenting “Transition Your PowerShell Work from the ISE to Visual Studio Code” on Tuesday, April 9th at 8:30pm central time. You might have heard that the PowerShell Integrated Scripting Environment (ISE) is no longer under active development. Instead, Microsoft steers its PowerShell scripters to the free, cross-platform, and open-source Visual Studio Code (VSCode). Join Microsoft MVP Tim Warner as Read more [...]

MSPSUG March 2019 Virtual Meeting: Intro to PowerShell’s Type System

For our March 2019 Mississippi PowerShell User Group virtual meeting, Rohn Edwards will be presenting “Intro to PowerShell's Type System” on Tuesday, March 12th at 8:30pm central time. Join Rohn Edwards as he introduces you to how PowerShell automatically adapts and extends objects by adding members and properties that wouldn't be available without its special type system. After learning about what's going on under the hood, he'll demonstrate how to automatically add your own custom members Read more [...]

MSPSUG February 2019 Virtual Meeting: PowerShell + SQL Server = Better Together

For our February 2019 Mississippi PowerShell User Group virtual meeting, Mike F. Robbins will be presenting “PowerShell + SQL Server = Better Together” on Tuesday, February 12th at 8:30pm central time. As a SQL Server professional, are you able to make a rhyme or reason to this thing called PowerShell? Need to accomplish something? Do you use Windows PowerShell or PowerShell Core? How will you interface with PowerShell? With the PowerShell console, the PowerShell ISE, VSCode, SAPIEN PowerShell Read more [...]

Call for Mississippi (Virtual) PowerShell User Group Speakers 2019

The Mississippi PowerShell User Group is currently in the process of having a call for speakers for 2019. Have a PowerShell related topic that you would be interested in presenting for our user group virtually via Skype for Business? See our about page for our email address and send us a title, abstract, and bio along with what month you would like to present. Updates will be posted to this page once accepted. We meet at 8:30pm Central Time on the second Tuesday of each month as shown in the Read more [...]