Windows PowerShell Scripting
- August 31, 2017
As Microsoft's PowerShell Core open source project progresses, some question the future of Windows PowerShell in the company's cloud-focused strategy.
- April 09, 2015
What's more (or less) Server Core than Server Core? Microsoft's Nano Server, expected in the next release of Windows Server, will be all about PowerShell management.
- December 17, 2012
Amazon Web Services adds Windows Server 2012 and PowerShell features to its public cloud in a bid to undercut Microsoft Azure.
- March 01, 2012
Microsoft finally made the leap on Leap Day, delivering the first Windows Server 8 beta containing dozens of enhanced features across the product.
- November 05, 2010
Windows pros want a single scripting language that works across all platforms. But despite some early open source efforts, Microsoft has refocused on PowerShell.
- December 10, 2009
Of all the improvements made to PowerShell 2.0, the new remote management capabilities are expected to be the biggest hit among admins.
- March 12, 2008
Microsoft's PowerShell scripting language figures into VMware's plans for its virtual environment management tool.
- February 13, 2008
Active Directory and Exchange Server administrators must learn scripting language and command prompts to keep their careers on track.
- November 06, 2007
New features in a Windows PowerShell 2.0 CTP execute cmdlets and scripts remotely and offer views for 24 new cmdlets.
- April 27, 2007
Although the PowerShell scripting language might be tricky for IT managers at first, early adopters say learning it is well worth the effort.
- March 06, 2007
This Scripting School column examines how Windows PowerShell, the new command-line scripting tool, compares to VBScript.
- January 30, 2007
The free scripting tool includes 129 cmdlets for administration tasks, support for Vista, XP, Windows Server 2003 and Longhorn.
- November 14, 2006
At its annual IT confab in Spain, Microsoft released a paella of products and betas, among them its PowerShell scripting tool and a release candidate of Windows Server 2003 SP2.
- October 30, 2006
Many of the things you'd like to do with VBScript are already built into PowerShell. In her latest column, scripting expert Christa Anderson talks about PowerShell's advantages over VBScript.
- June 28, 2006
Scripting can be a shortcut for Windows administrators. Windows scripting expert Christa Anderson gives tips on scripting basics as well as advanced scripts.