Getting Started with PowerShell 3.0
Register today for this one-day, hands-on Jump Start designed to teach the busy IT Professionals about this powerful management tool. You’ll learn how PowerShell works and how to make PowerShell work for you—and you’ll learn it from the experts! Join Jeffrey Snover, the inventor of PowerShell, together with Jason Helmick, Senior Technologist at Concentrated Technology, for this intense, script-filled experience. IT pros, admins, and help desk persons will learn how to improve your management capabilities, automate redundant tasks and manage your environment in scale.

Course Outline

- Getting Started with PowerShell
- Don’t Fear the Shell
- The Help System & Getting Connected
- Extending the Shell
- Objects for the Admin
- The Pipeline: Deeper
- The Power in the Shell - Automation, Remoting, Scripting & Toolmaking

Instructor Team
Jeffrey Snover | Distinguished Engineer and Lead Architect | @jsnover
Jeffrey Snover is a Distinguished Engineer and Lead Architect for the Windows Server & System Center Division and is the inventor of Windows PowerShell, an object-based distributed automation engine, scripting language, and command line shell.
He is responsible for setting the long term technical vision for these products and running the technology planning for the releases. This involves ensuring the individual features combine to form a coherent customer solution that is robust, competitive and is in line with our long term architecture for industry wide initiatives, particularly in areas of datacenter management.
Jeffrey has over 30 years of industry experience and is a fourteen-year veteran to the company, working as the Divisional Architect for the Management and Services Division and providing technical direction across Microsoft’s management technologies and product solutions.
He previously worked as an architect in the office of the CTO at Tivoli and a development manager at NetView He has also worked as a consulting engineer and development manager at DEC, where he led various network and systems management projects.
Jeffrey held 8 patents prior to joining Microsoft and has registered 30 patents since. He is a frequent speaker at industry and research conferences on a variety of management and language topics.
Jason Helmick | Senior Technologist | @theJasonHelmick
Jason is a 25-year IT veteran and Senior Technologist at Concentrated Technology. He’s an avid supporter of the PowerShell community as board member and CFO of PowerShell.Org. He is the author of ‘‘Learn Windows IIS in a Month of Lunches’’ and contributing author to ‘‘PowerShell Deep Dives,’’ along with a columnist for TechNet Magazine and many other industry publications. He’s a frequent speaker at many conferences and can be contacted on Twitter.
Live Event Details
July 18, 2013
9:00am - 5:00pm (PDT)
What: Fast Paced Live Virtual Session
Cost: Free
Audience: IT Professionals

This Jump Start is tailored for IT Professionals who want to know more about PowerShell and how to use it.