Putting PowerShell to Work

by Jeff Hicks

This course will teach you how to get the most from running commands interactively at a PowerShell prompt.

What you'll learn

PowerShell is different. It is a management engine that you can interface with directly at a console prompt. Once you know a few key commands, you can discover what you need to know to put PowerShell to work. In this course, Putting PowerShell to Work, you’ll learn how to get the most from your work at a PowerShell prompt. First, you’ll explore how to run discover and run native PowerShell commands. Next, you’ll discover how PowerShell uses objects in the pipeline. Finally, you’ll learn how to filter with PowerShell so that you only get the results you need. When you’re finished with this course, you’ll have the PowerShell skills and knowledge to run effective PowerShell commands in a pipelined expression.

About the author

Jeffery Hicks is a veteran IT Pro with 30 years of experience, much of it spent as an IT infrastructure consultant specializing in Microsoft server technologies with an emphasis in automation and efficiency. He is a multi-year recipient of the Microsoft MVP Award. He works today as an independent author, teacher, and consultant. He has been creating Pluralsight content for over 10 years. Jeff has written for numerous online sites and print publications, and speaks frequently at technology confer... more

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