Efficiently administer, automate, and manage System Center environments using Windows PowerShell
Microsoft PowerShell as a scripting language has been growing strongly over the last couple of years. It has given administrators and IT professionals much more control when managing and implementing tasks within System Center environments. System Center facilitates the configuring, monitoring, and managing of the components of a private cloud. It covers products such as SCCM, SCOM, SCSM, SCVMM, and so on.
Starting with an introduction to PowerShell, this quick reference guide will enable you to get the most out of the latest Microsoft PowerShell techniques to manage the suite of System Center products. You will also get acquainted with the enhancements in the latest version of System Center automation with real-time examples.
By the end of this book, you will have the confidence to create a variety of PowerShell scripts and efficiently administer and maintain your System Center environment with PowerShell.
What You Will Learn
Set up an environment to effectively use PowerShell for SCCM, SCOM, and SCSM
Understand the advanced usage of all the available cmdlets with real-time examples
Administer and maintain a System Center environment with PowerShell
Create both simple and advanced functions for different cmdlets with PowerShell
Get an insight into real-time System Center applications that you can automate using PowerShell
Get to grips with scenario-based scripting for efficient System Center administration and maintenance
Discover PowerShell tricks and best practices
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