Announcing PowerShell Core 6.1

We’re proud to announce that the latest version of PowerShell has been released! This marks our second supported release of PowerShell Core, the open-source edition of PowerShell that works on Linux, macOS, and Windows! By far, the biggest feature of this release is compatibility of built-in Windows modules with PowerShell Core. This means that you can… Read more

Desired State Configuration (DSC) Planning Update – September 2018

2018 has been the most active year ever for the DSC community. The DSC team is taking on major new areas of work in Azure, and we have made significant progress in development of the new DSC platform. In this Planning Update for DSC, I want to cover these topics in detail and share major… Read more

New Look and Features for PowerShell Gallery

The PowerShell Gallery and PowerShellGet have just been updated to provide new features, performance improvements, and a new modern design.   NOTE: This post has important information for publishers in the “Accounts and publishing” section.  The PowerShell Gallery is the place to find PowerShell code that is shared by the community, Microsoft, and other companies…. Read more

DSC Resource Kit Release September 2018

We just released the DSC Resource Kit! This release includes updates to 11 DSC resource modules. In the past 6 weeks, 146 pull requests have been merged and 105 issues have been closed, all thanks to our amazing community! The modules updated in this release are: CertificateDsc NetworkingDsc SecurityPolicyDsc SharePointDsc SqlServerDsc StorageDsc xActiveDirectory xDatabase xExchange… Read more