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Learning Path: Windows Administration using PowerShell 5 and Hyper-V 2016

Video Description

Effectively manage your Windows environment

In Detail

PowerShell is the de facto standard for scripting in Microsoft Windows environments. By knowing how to use PowerShell, you can quickly automate complex, repetitive, and otherwise time-consuming tasks. On the other hand, Windows Server Hyper-V improves the efficiency of your computing resources and frees up your hardware resources. This step-by-step Learning Path covers all the core techniques of Windows PowerShell 5 and Hyper-V 2016 in a practical and engaging manner.

Prerequisites: Prior knowledge of PowerShell's core elements and applications is must.

Resources: Code downloads and errata:

  • Mastering Windows PowerShell 5 Administration

  • Learning Windows Server Hyper-V 2016

  • PATH PRODUCTS

    This path navigates across the following products (in sequential order):

  • Mastering Windows PowerShell 5 Administration (3h 48m)

  • Learning Windows Server Hyper-V 2016 (3h 31m)

  • Table of Contents

    1. Chapter 1 : Mastering Windows PowerShell 5 Administration
      1. The Course Overview 00:03:32
      2. What's New in Windows PowerShell 5? 00:06:55
      3. Demonstration of New Features 00:07:20
      4. Demonstartion of New Features (Continued) 00:04:31
      5. Securing Passwords 00:05:27
      6. Windows Registry 00:05:42
      7. Creating PowerShell Objects 00:03:29
      8. $Error Object Variable 00:04:31
      9. Error Action 00:02:45
      10. Try, Catch, and Finally Block 00:02:41
      11. Event Logging 00:04:23
      12. E-mail Notification 00:03:53
      13. Use Color to Debug Your Code 00:01:46
      14. Interacting with Files and Folders 00:06:47
      15. Access Control Lists 00:06:17
      16. Reading and Writing Files 00:05:20
      17. Using CSV Files 00:08:53
      18. Stream Reader and Stream Writer 00:03:58
      19. Disk Usage 00:03:49
      20. Search and Delete 00:03:52
      21. Remote Connection to SQL Modules 00:07:00
      22. Microsoft SQL Server 00:07:00
      23. Installing MySQL Components 00:04:33
      24. Querying MySQL Server 00:06:19
      25. Using XML 00:06:49
      26. Using JSON 00:04:15
      27. Remote Connection to the Active Directory Module 00:06:53
      28. Active Directory Users 00:05:25
      29. Active Directory Groups 00:05:02
      30. Active Directory Computers 00:04:48
      31. Active Directory Organizational Units 00:07:42
      32. User Import Automation 00:04:15
      33. User Import Automation - PowerShell Demo 00:06:19
      34. Keeping User Information up to Date 00:04:03
      35. User Cleanup Automation 00:04:35
      36. Computer Cleanup Automation 00:05:43
      37. DHCP 00:14:07
      38. DNS Server Module 00:08:59
      39. Automating Printer Creation 00:02:56
      40. Cleaning up Fast-growing Log Files 00:03:53
      41. Presenting Data 00:05:24
      42. Win32 Classes 00:06:57
    2. Chapter 2 : Learning Windows Server Hyper-V 2016
      1. The Course Overview 00:08:20
      2. What's New in Hyper-V 2016? 00:05:15
      3. What Is a Hypervisor? 00:03:48
      4. Oversubscription 00:03:07
      5. Downloading and Installing Hyper-V 2016 00:03:59
      6. Architecture and Options 00:04:10
      7. Virtual Machines 00:04:07
      8. Hyper-V Manager 00:05:13
      9. Managing Virtual Machines 00:07:59
      10. Managing Resource Virtual Machine Manager 00:06:01
      11. Operating System Support 00:03:55
      12. Network Virtualization, Virtual Network Types, and Virtual Switch Types 00:14:11
      13. Hyper-V Virtual Networking Hyper-V Manager 00:03:43
      14. Hyper-V Virtual Networking Direct Access Network 00:08:45
      15. Hyper-V Virtual Networking Network Virtualization 00:09:49
      16. SR-IOV 00:05:58
      17. VLANs 00:07:03
      18. Policies 00:04:31
      19. Load Balancing 00:05:31
      20. Memory Virtualization 00:06:33
      21. Memory Configuration 00:04:19
      22. Memory Overhead, Smart Paging, and NUMA 00:04:07
      23. Counters, Statistics, and Performance 00:04:28
      24. CPU Virtualization 00:06:56
      25. vCPU Configuring 00:04:10
      26. Enlightened I/O 00:05:01
      27. CPU Affinity 00:03:59
      28. vCPU Performance Monitoring 00:04:38
      29. Storage Virtualization 00:09:12
      30. Configuring Storage Virtualization 00:04:11
      31. IOPS 00:05:50
      32. Multipath I/O 00:04:10
      33. Shared Versus Dedicated Storage 00:02:10
      34. Failover Clustering 00:05:26
      35. Resilient File System (ReFS) 00:03:03
      36. Live Migration 00:01:38
      37. Storage Spaces 00:02:01
      38. Hybrid Clouds 00:04:59
      39. PowerShell 00:03:58
      40. Security 00:04:52