Contribute to Microsoft’s PowerShell code base on GitHub

In this article, you’ll learn how to clone a Microsoft code repository, make source code changes, and then submit those changes back to Microsoft. In this way, you can make personal contributions to the Microsoft product family!

Timothy Warner By Timothy Warner - Tue, January 26, 2016 - 0 comments

Timothy Warner is a Windows systems administrator, software developer, author, and technical trainer based in Nashville, TN. Check out his new book Windows PowerShell in 24 Hours.

Clone an EC2 instance with a bash script

With the help of the EC2 CLI tools and the bash script I wrote, you can remotely clone an EC2 instance with all settings and attached EBS volumes.

Michael PietroforteMVP By Michael Pietroforte - Mon, January 25, 2016 - 0 comments google+ icon

Michael Pietroforte is the founder and editor of 4sysops. He is a Microsoft Most Valuable Professional (MVP) with more than 30 years of experience in system administration.

PowerShell Script Analyzer – A free static code analysis tool

Microsoft’s PowerShell Script Analyzer (PSScriptAnalyzer) module allows you to perform static code analysis on PowerShell scripts.

Timothy Warner By Timothy Warner - Fri, January 22, 2016 - 0 comments

Timothy Warner is a Windows systems administrator, software developer, author, and technical trainer based in Nashville, TN. Check out his new book Windows PowerShell in 24 Hours.

Evaluating Nano Server in Windows Server 2016 TP4

Today, you’ll learn how Nano Server works in Windows Server 2016 Technical Preview 4 (TP4). The Microsoft Windows product team has been working hard on the next Windows Server version, and much has changed with Nano specifically.

Timothy Warner By Timothy Warner - Thu, January 21, 2016 - 0 comments

Timothy Warner is a Windows systems administrator, software developer, author, and technical trainer based in Nashville, TN. Check out his new book Windows PowerShell in 24 Hours.

Free eBooks for Windows administrators [updated]

Microsoft Press released two new free eBooks: Enterprise Cloud Strategy and Microsoft SQL Server 2016: Mission-Critical Applications, Deeper Insights, Hyperscale Cloud, Preview Edition.

Michael PietroforteMVP By Michael Pietroforte - Wed, January 20, 2016 - 30 comments google+ icon

Michael Pietroforte is the founder and editor of 4sysops. He is a Microsoft Most Valuable Professional (MVP) with more than 30 years of experience in system administration.