Windows Server 2019 & PowerShell All-in-One For Dummies
Windows Server 2019 & PowerShell All-in-One For Dummies by Sara Perrott – With new features and capabilities added regularly, PowerShell can be difficult to keep up with. Fortunately, Windows Server 2019 & PowerShell All-in-One For Dummies by Sara Perrott will help you accomplish all of your tasks without a hitch.
This book has been fully updated for Windows Server 2019 with PowerShell and will get you through any problem you face with ease. It’s time to unleash your full potential using PowerShell!
This is a nice introduction to PowerShell by one of its founders. The book focuses on Windows PowerShell, but also touches upon VMware PowerCLI, PerlScript, and WMI—all technologies you can use to extend your PowerShell knowledge.
All-in-One For Dummies was released in September 2017. I’m actually surprised there aren’t more up-to-date books out there since PowerShell has been around for over a decade now.
However, if you’re just getting started with Windows Server administration or want a gentle intro into using PowerShell for day-to-day tasks, then Sara Perrott’s book is an excellent choice.
If you’re looking for an introduction to PowerShell from a no-nonsense writer, Perrott delivers. Her approachable, conversational style and consistent voice make learning feel like you’re actually being taught by a friend (who happens to be extremely knowledgeable).
And while her book is technically for dummies, don’t let that dissuade you—she walks through everything in detail with plenty of screenshots. While she doesn’t go into advanced topics like design patterns or object-oriented programming, she does cover all of the basics plus some intermediate topics as well.
Do you want to get up-to-speed quickly with PowerShell? This new edition provides a solid foundation in PowerShell by focusing exclusively on Windows Server and Management, Security, Storage, Virtualization and Networking.
You’ll learn how they work together through hands-on activities that are fully explained and easy to follow. The book gives readers all of the information needed to master PowerShell in just one place — no hunting through multiple resources required.
PowerShell is a powerful scripting language that is built into Windows Server 2019, so you’ll be able to manage any new servers and perform advanced management tasks without having to install any additional software.
Windows Server 2019 All-in-One For Dummies offers instructions for using PowerShell with Active Directory, Hyper-V, Group Policy, DNS Server and more. This comprehensive guide includes extensive reference material for use with PowerShell scripts.
No prior experience with PowerShell is required to read Windows Server 2019 & PowerShell All-in-One For Dummies. If you are familiar with other languages such as VBScript or JScript, you should be able to easily understand PowerShell code.
With more than 200 PowerShell scripts for managing and automating a Windows Server environment, you’ll save hours of labor.
Whether you manage 10 servers or 10,000, PowerShell is indispensable. In addition to demonstrating how each script works, author Sara Perrott offers tips and tricks that show you how it can be tweaked and improved.
This quick-start guide helps you start automating your daily work using Windows PowerShell right away, without having any programming experience or knowledge of object-oriented programming (OOP). It will also help build proficiency in OOP concepts, which are used extensively in all programming languages whether you realize it or not!
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