win-powershell : Pearson: Windows PowerShell in 24 Hours

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Pearson: Windows PowerShell in 24 Hours
ISBN : 978-1-61691-881-1

Gain hands-on expertise in Windows PowerShell with Windows PowerShell in 24 Hours course. This course provides complete coverage of Windows PowerShell module. It gives you the knowledge of installing and configuring PowerShell, finding and discovering Windows PowerShell commands, managing Windows PowerShell providers, and much more.

PowerShell knowledge is becoming significant these days because Microsoft has been placing emphasis on PowerShell in their products, and this emphasis is reflected in Microsoft’s certification exams.

Here's what you will get

Lessons
Lessons
25+
Quizzes
72+
TestPrep
Pre-assessment Questions
59+
Full Length Tests
2+
Post-Assessment Questions
100+

Videos and How To..

uCertify course includes videos to help understand concepts. It also includes How Tos that help learners with how to accomplish certain tasks.

Video Lessons
Videos
23+
Hours
04:38+

Here's what you will learn

  • Who Should Take This Course
  • How This Course Is Organized
  • Conventions Used in This Course
  • System Requirements
  • Design Elements Used in This Course
  • Why You Should Learn Windows PowerShell
  • Brief History of Windows PowerShell
  • Understanding the Windows PowerShell Components
  • Investigating the Power and Simplicity of Windows PowerShell
  • Try it Yourself
  • Summary
  • Q&A
  • Determining Your Windows PowerShell Environment
  • Installing the Latest Version of Windows PowerShell
  • Customizing the Windows PowerShell Console
  • Try it Yourself
  • Customizing the Windows PowerShell ISE
  • Summary
  • Q&A
  • Anatomy of a Windows PowerShell Cmdlet
  • Updating the Windows PowerShell Help Library
  • Understanding Windows PowerShell Help Syntax
  • Try it Yourself
  • Accessing Additional Command Help
  • Try it Yourself
  • Summary
  • Q&A
  • How Windows PowerShell Commands Are Packaged
  • Installing RSAT Tools on Windows 8.1
  • Try it Yourself
  • Locating Windows PowerShell Commands
  • Try it Yourself
  • Running External Commands
  • Summary
  • Q&A
  • The Problem with UNIX/Linux
  • What Is an Object?
  • Discovering Object Members
  • Putting Objects into Action
  • Try it Yourself
  • Summary
  • Q&A
  • Understanding How the Pipeline Works from a High Level
  • Understanding in Depth How the Pipeline Works
  • Try it Yourself
  • Passing Data Through the Pipeline
  • Try it Yourself
  • "Forcing" Objects Through the Pipeline
  • Summary
  • Q&A
  • Sorting Output
  • Filtering Output
  • Try it Yourself
  • Measuring Objects
  • Summary
  • Q&A
  • What Are Providers?
  • Introduction to Default PSDrives
  • Using the FileSystem Provider
  • Try it Yourself
  • Using the Alias Provider
  • Using the Registry Provider
  • Using Extended Providers
  • Summary
  • Q&A
  • How the PowerShell Formatting Subsystem Works
  • Formatting PowerShell Output
  • Exporting PowerShell Output
  • Converting PowerShell Output
  • Try it Yourself
  • Summary
  • Q&A
  • Understanding Classic Windows PowerShell Remote Access
  • Introducing "True" PowerShell Remoting
  • Enabling Windows PowerShell Remoting
  • Creating a Windows PowerShell Remote Session
  • Sending Scripts over the Network
  • Try it Yourself
  • Summary
  • Q&A
  • One-to-Many Remote Access in the Classic Scenario
  • One-to-Many Remoting with Persistent Sessions
  • Managing Session Configurations
  • One-to-Many Remoting with the Windows PowerShell ISE
  • Try it Yourself
  • Passing Input to Remote Commands
  • Summary
  • Q&A
  • Introducing Windows PowerShell Web Access
  • Setting Up the Windows PSWA Gateway
  • Testing the Windows PSWA User Experience
  • Managing the Gateway
  • Try it Yourself
  • Summary
  • Q&A
  • Investigating the PowerShell Job Architecture
  • Controlling Job Behavior
  • Understanding Parent and Child Jobs
  • Introducing the –AsJob Parameter
  • Scheduling Jobs
  • Reviewing What We've Learned
  • Try it Yourself
  • Summary
  • Q&A
  • Understanding How Windows PowerShell Workflow Works
  • Try it Yourself
  • Writing Your First Windows PowerShell Workflow
  • Running a Workflow as a Job
  • Understanding Workflow Activities
  • Tying Everything Together
  • Try it Yourself
  • Summary
  • Q&A
  • Defining WMI and CIM
  • Getting Comfortable with WMI
  • Try it Yourself
  • Using Windows PowerShell WMI Commands
  • Using Windows PowerShell CIM Commands
  • Try it Yourself
  • Summary
  • Q&A
  • Revisiting the Wildcard Operators
  • Understanding Regular Expressions
  • Using the –Match Parameter
  • Using Select-String
  • Try it Yourself
  • Using the RegEx Type Accelerator
  • Summary
  • Q&A
  • Understanding IT-Related Terminology
  • Preparing Your Environment
  • Browsing Package Repositories
  • Installing Software from the Command Line
  • Try it Yourself
  • Managing Providers and Packages
  • Hosting a Private OneGet Repository
  • Summary
  • Q&A
  • Historical Background of DSC
  • Basic Tenets of DSC
  • DSC Authoring Environment
  • Configuring the DSC Environment
  • Writing Your First Configuration Script
  • Try it Yourself
  • A Word on DSC Push Configuration
  • Summary
  • Q&A
  • Managing Execution Policy
  • Writing Our First Script: The User Profile
  • Writing a PowerShell Function
  • Adding Programming Logic
  • Running Scripts
  • Try it Yourself
  • Pointers to Master PowerShell Scripting
  • Summary
  • Q&A
  • Understanding Snap-Ins
  • Introducing PowerShell Modules
  • Creating Your First PowerShell Script Module
  • Using Module Manifests
  • Adding Comment-Based Help
  • Try it Yourself
  • Finding Modules Easily
  • Summary
  • Q&A
  • Installing Active Directory
  • Creating Common Active Directory Objects
  • Try it Yourself
  • Understanding Various AD Administrative Tasks
  • Summary
  • Q&A
  • Running PowerShell Using SQL Server Tools
  • Interacting with SQL Server Using PowerShell
  • Automating Common SQL Server DBA Tasks
  • Try it Yourself
  • Summary
  • Q&A
  • Understanding the Environment
  • Deploying a Service Application
  • Deploying a Web Application
  • Deploying a Site Collection
  • Setting Permissions on a Site Collection
  • Reporting on a SharePoint Farm
  • Try it Yourself
  • Summary
  • Q&A
  • Defining Microsoft Azure
  • Preparing Your Azure-PowerShell Environment
  • Working with Azure Virtual Machines
  • Try it Yourself
  • Managing Office 365 and SharePoint Online with Azure
  • Summary
  • Q&A