Advanced Windows PowerShell Desired State Configuration

This course covers using DSC in advanced scenarios, such as setting up and using a pull server. It is assumed the viewer has basic DSC and PowerShell knowledge or has viewed the DSC Fundamentals course.
Course info
Rating
(42)
Level
Advanced
Updated
Mar 13, 2015
Duration
3h 9m
Table of contents
Advanced DSC Configurations
Building a Pull Server
Deploying an SMB Pull Server
Deploying an HTTP Pull Server
Walkthrough: Deploying and Configuring a Windows Server with DSC
Walkthrough: Configuring a Linux Server with DSC
Description
Course info
Rating
(42)
Level
Advanced
Updated
Mar 13, 2015
Duration
3h 9m
Description

The purpose of this course is to provide advanced coverage of PowerShell Desired State Configuration. The material in this course is what IT Pros who want to use DSC in their environments will be using in production. We'll look at how to build and use a pull server, including deploying resources. We'll also explore how to use certificates to create a secure DSC environment. The course will wrap up with walkthroughs of using DSC to configure Windows and Linux servers. This course will focus on DSC as it exists in PowerShell 4.0.

About the author
About the author

Jeffery Hicks is a Microsoft MVP in Windows PowerShell and an IT veteran with many years of experience, much of it spent as an IT consultant specializing in Microsoft server technologies with an emphasis in automation and efficiency.

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