This course is a follow on course from the 10961 MOD Automating Administration with Windows PowerShell
course. It is built on Windows Server 2012 R2 and Windows 8.1 and while it is specifically focused on Windows PowerShell v4.0, is also relevant in v2.0 and v3.0 Windows PowerShell environments.
Expand and build upon the knowledge already acquired in course 10961 and focus on building more scalable and usable Windows PowerShell scripts for use in your organization by building your own Windows PowerShell tools. Learn about areas such as the creation of advanced functions, script modules, advanced parameters attributes and controller scripts. Also learn how to make your scripts more robust by learning about handling script errors and the analysis and debugging Windows PowerShell scripts. The course will also cover the use of Windows PowerShell cmdlets with .NET Framework as well as teaching how to configure your Windows Servers using Desired State Configuration and providing an understanding of Windows PowerShell workflow.
Who should attend?
This course is intended for IT Professionals already experienced in general Windows Server and Windows Client administration or already experienced in administering and supporting Application servers and services including applications such as Exchange, SharePoint, and SQL. System, Infrastructure and Application Administrators working in a Windows or Windows hybrid environment will all find this course relevant to their day to day jobs and future career and skills development.
The course is also intended for IT Professionals who want to build upon existing Windows PowerShell knowledge and skill to learn how to build their own tools for broader general use in their organization, using any Microsoft or independent software vendor (ISV) product that supports Windows PowerShell manageability.
Module 1: Creating Advanced Functions
Module 2: Using Cmdlets and Microsoft .NET Framework in Windows PowerShell
Module 3: Writing Controller Scripts
Module 4: Handling Script Errors
Module 5: Using XML Data Files
Module 6: Managing Server Configurations by Using Desired State Configuration
Module 7: Analyzing and Debugging Scripts
Module 8: Understanding Windows PowerShell Workflow
This course is delivered as MOC on Demand.
Keywords: PowerShell, Windows PowerShell