This instructor led course will introduce students to the Microsoft Windows PowerShell v2 environment. Providing the skills and knowledge to navigate and leverage the capabilities of this increasingly powerful and important Windows Command Line environment. Delegates will learn to install and configure the PowerShell environment, and explore the scripting language and automation possibilities using PowerShell in Windows. This course will also provide a solid platform for developing PowerShell skills further in other parts of the Microsoft Ecosystem, such as Exchange, SharePoint and SQL Server.
This course is designed for System Administrators with experience administering the Windows Platform that are looking to extend their skills, particularly with regards to automating administrative tasks, performing network based administration and configuration and for managing a Windows environment at scale. Delegates should be familiar with the Windows environment, though this course may also appeal to experienced Unix/Linux administrators looking to transfer their skills to the Windows world. Prior experience of scripting would be beneficial but not essential.