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PowerShell: Automating Administration

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Overview

Learn intermediate PowerShell scripting techniques to automate Windows network administration.

Syllabus

Introduction
  • Automate administration with PowerShell
  • What you should know
1. Building Blocks for Automated Administration
  • Functions in profiles and scripts
  • Create modules
  • Use logic tests in scripts
  • Comparative logic tests
  • Use loops in scripts
  • Plan for exceptions
  • Error handling with try, catch, and finally
2. Remote and Delegated Administration
  • Principles of delegated administration
  • Configure servers for remote admin
  • Enable remoting using GPO
  • Use WinRM to manage remote systems
3. Automate Tasks
  • Background jobs and scheduled jobs
  • Create background jobs
  • Schedule tasks
  • Schedule jobs
Conclusion
  • Next steps

Taught by

Scott M Burrell

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