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Our time is consumed by so many things and our goal is to save as much time as possible. Our latest, On-Demand Training course will give you an introduction into PowerShell, Microsoft’s designated tool for automation within the Windows Environment. This blog will answer who the course is geared towards and what topics will be discussed during the course. We’ll cover every topic that will help you simplify your tasks using PowerShell.So, let’s get started.
1. What is PowerShell?
PowerShell is a CMDLETS line prompt tool that allows you to automate tasks that you utilize on a regular basis.
2. Who should take this course?
This course is geared toward anyone who is looking to automate and simplify task using this CMDLETS tool. For example, if you are a DBA, system administrator, or a BI developer; this course will teach you all you need to automate tasks, save time, and make you more efficient.
3. What topics will be discussed?
In this introductory course, we will be tackling the basics of PowerShell. We will cover all the fundamentals in a way that will give you the knowledge and understanding so you can utilize the benefits of PowerShell. The class covers:
Introduction to PowerShell.
Understanding and working CMDLETS.
Pipeline, objects and how those things work together.
Filtering, sort, and select objects in PowerShell.
Looping and comparisons inside CMDLETS prompt.
How to write and extend scripts.
By the end of this course you should feel comfortable with the command line in Windows and will be able to write your own scripts for managing SQL Server. If you are looking to learn the fundamentals of PowerShell to simplify your tasks, then this course is for you!
Visit our website to learn more about this course or to sign up for a free trial of our On-Demand Training platform. You can get a preview of how PowerShell will guide your tasks on an easier path to help save and maximize time in your busy day. And speaking of maximizing time, our On-Demand Training platform gives you the ability to learn what you need from industry experts at your own pace.
ABOUT THE AUTHOR
Devin Knight is a Microsoft Data Platform MVP, Microsoft Certified Trainer, and President of Pragmatic Works. He focuses on driving adoption of technology through learning. He is an author of nine Power Platform, Business Intelligence, and SQL Server books. He has been selected as a speaker for conferences like Power Platform Summit, PASS Summit, SQLSaturdays, and Code Camps for many years. Making his home in Jacksonville, FL Devin is a contributing member to several local user groups.
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