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Learn Windows PowerShell 3 in a Month of Lunches, Second Edition

Book Description

Summary

Learn Windows PowerShell3 in a Month of Lunches, Second Edition is an innovative tutorial designed for administrators. Just set aside one hour a daylunchtime would be perfectfor a month, and you'll be automating Windows tasks faster than you ever thought possible. You'll start with the basicswhat is PowerShell and what can you do with it. Then, you'll move systematically through the techniques and features you'll use to make your job easier and your day shorter.

About the Technology

PowerShell is both a language and an administrative shell with which you can control and automate nearly every aspect of Windows. It accepts and executes commands immediately, and you can write scripts to manage most Windows servers like Exchange, IIS, and SharePoint.

About this Book

This book is a tutorial designed for busy administrators. Just set aside one hour a day for a month and you’ll learn all the practical techniques you need to make your job easier and your day shorter. This totally revised second edition covers new PowerShell 3 features designed for Windows 8 and Windows Server 2012.

Experience with Windows administration is helpful. No programming experience is assumed.

What's Inside

  • - Learn PowerShell from the beginningno experience required!

  • - Covers PowerShell 3, Windows 8, and Windows Server 2012

  • - Each lesson should take you one hour or less

About the Authors

Powershell MVPs Don Jones and Jeffery Hicks bring years as successful trainers to this concise, easy-to-follow book. Don blogs at PowerShell.comand you can find Jeff at jdhitsolutions.com/blog.