Managing Computers with PowerShell and CIM
by Liam Cleary
This course will teach you how to manage servers and desktops using PowerShell combined with CIM.
What you'll learn
As an IT administrator you will have to be confident in checking and modifying Windows workstations and servers. In this course, Managing Computers with PowerShell and CIM, you’ll learn to manage servers and desktops with PowerShell, and specifically CIM. First, you’ll explore WMI. Next, you’ll discover the commands associated to CIM. Finally, you’ll learn how to connect to computers using CIM. When you’re finished with this course, you’ll have the skills and knowledge of managing computers using PowerShell needed to create and perform automated tasks using CIM.
About the author
Liam began his career as a trainer of all things computer-related. He quickly realized that programming, breaking, and hacking were much more fun. Liam spent the next few years working within core infrastructure and security services. He is the founder and owner of SharePlicity, a consulting company that focuses on Microsoft 365 and Azure technology. His role within SharePlicity is to help organizations implement Microsoft 365 and Azure technology to enhance internal and external collaboration, ... moredocument and records management, automate business processes, and implement security controls and protection. He is a Microsoft MVP and Microsoft Certified Trainer, focusing on architecture, security, and crossing the boundary into software development. Over the past few years, his specialty has been security in Microsoft 365, Azure, and its surrounding platforms. Liam also creates online training courses for Pluralsight, LinkedIn Learning, and Cloud Academy and teaches multiple Microsoft certification courses for Opsgility and Microsoft. You can find him at user groups and conferences, teaching classes, offering advice, spending time in the community, teaching his kids how to code, raspberry PI programming, hacking the planet, building Lego robots, or coaching soccer. You may also find him running races in the dark, hiking, or mountain biking at break-neck speeds.