PowerShell and DevOps

TMT02 Making PowerShell Do More with Less Work


9:15am - 10:30am

Level: Intermediate to Advanced

Jeffery Hicks

PowerShell Author, Teacher, Mentor

Using PowerShell interactively from a console prompt can be a tedious chore. There's sooo much typing! But with a little upfront work, you can make PowerShell a snap to use and even something you look forward to using. It can be as simple as using command aliases, configuring command prediction, and writing proxy functions. TechMentor and PowerShell veteran Jeff Hicks will demonstrate all the ways you can get more out of PowerShell with less work.

You will learn:

  • How to leverage PSDefaultParameter values
  • How any why to create proxy functions
  • How to extend an object in PowerShell