Creating a Secure Environment using PowerShell Desired State Configuration

Introduction: Traditionally, IT environments have secured their business critical information against external threats by adding additional layers of security to the org’s network (e.g. firewalls, DMZs, etc.).  However many of today’s attacks are coming from inside the network so a new “assume breach” approach must be adopted. In this blog, we show how to create… Read more

PowerShell Sessions, Slides and Demos from TechEd 2013

We presented following sessions at this year’s edition of TechEd(s). At TechEd, we announced the newest feature in Windows PowerShell 4.0 – Desired State Configuration, so do check out the attached demos for it!! Desired State Configuration in Windows PowerShell TechEd-NA Session Video: https://channel9.msdn.com/Events/TechEd/NorthAmerica/2013/MDC-B302 TechEd-NA Slides: http://video.ch9.ms/sessions/teched/na/2013/MDC-B302.pptx TechEd-Europe Session Video: https://channel9.msdn.com/Events/TechEd/Europe/2013/MDC-B302 TechEd-Europe Slides: http://video.ch9.ms/sessions/teched/eu/2013/MDC-B302.pptx Demos:… Read more

When Windows PowerShell Met Workflow

Meet the new kid on the block! Windows PowerShell Workflow (PSWF) is the latest addition to the Windows PowerShell family. First, let’s establish the context for the decision to integrate workflows into Windows PowerShell. It starts with cloud computing and Windows-based datacenters. Cloud computing provides a set of highly available, scalable computing services that leverage… Read more