Learn PowerShell Core 6.0

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  • Get to grips with Powershell Core 6.0
  • Explore basic and advanced PowerShell scripting techniques
  • Get to grips with Windows PowerShell Security
  • Work with centralization and DevOps with PowerShell
  • Implement PowerShell in your organization through real-life examples
  • Learn to create GUIs and use DSC in production

Beginning with an overview of the different versions of PowerShell, Learn PowerShell Core 6.0 introduces you to VSCode and then dives into helping you understand the basic techniques in PowerShell scripting. You will cover advanced coding techniques, learn how to write reusable code as well as store and load data with PowerShell.

This book will help you understand PowerShell security and Just Enough Administration, enabling you to create your own PowerShell repository. The last set of chapters will guide you in setting up, configuring, and working with Release Pipelines in VSCode and VSTS, and help you understand PowerShell DSC. In addition to this, you will learn how to use PowerShell with Windows, Azure, Microsoft Online Services, SCCM, and SQL Server. The final chapter will provide you with some use cases and pro tips.

By the end of this book, you will be able to create professional reusable code using security insight and knowledge of working with PowerShell Core 6.0 and its most important capabilities.

  • A step-by-step guide to get you started with PowerShell Core 6.0
  • Harness the capabilities of PowerShell Core 6.0 to perform simple to complex administration tasks
  • Learn core administrative concepts such as scripting, pipelines, and DSC
Page Count 552
Course Length 16 hours 33 minutes
ISBN 9781788838986
Date Of Publication 25 Jul 2018


David das Neves

David das Neves is a former software developer who has worked for Microsoft and works now as a Cloud Program Manager at Google. In his daily work he primarily helps enterprise customers to leverage the power of the Google Cloud Platform and to help them transform their businesses. Besides his work, he writes books and blog articles, organizes user groups, and speaks at conferences and other events all over the world.

He is very integrated in the PowerShell community, and he organizes the PowerShell user groups in Germany and Munich and speaks frequently at PowerShell conferences.

Jan-Hendrik Peters

Jan-Hendrik Peters is an automation and DevOps professional by day, and a developer for the AutomatedLab framework by night. After working at an international retailer automating distributed POS support systems, he started working as a premier field engineer for Microsoft Germany, where he helps customers automate their infrastructure on-premises and in the cloud.

When he is not working, he likes to spend his time brewing his own beer, curing his own bacon, and generally doing manual labor.