Managing SQL with PowerShell – PowerSMO

Dan Sullivan has been doing some great things using PowerShell to manage SQL. Dan wrote that Addison-Wesley book “A Developer’s Guide to SQL Server 2005” along with Bob Beauchemin. He has now started a series of articles on this topic at Here are the first two but Dan told me that he’ll be writing more so you might want to bookmark the search for all Dan’s articles:

BTW – if you are new to PowerShell, these are worth reading as they also provide a very good and pithy introduction to PowerShell.


Jeffrey Snover [MSFT]
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