TMH14 Building Highly Available and Secure DSC Pull Servers


3:00pm - 4:15pm

Level: Intermediate to Advanced

Jason Helmick



Using Desired State configuration (DSC) in production requires you to securely pass configurations and custom resources. For the cost of a cup of coffee, you can add high availability to your secured environment, freeing the stress of a lost Pull server. Let Windows PowerShell MVP Jason Helmick take you through complexities of building a secured and load balanced IIS Pull server for all your DSC needs. Jason will show you how to properly package your configurations and custom resources using the new features of PowerShell V5.

You will learn:

  • How to deploy a secured HTTPS DSC Pull server

  • How to properly package configurations and custom resources for Pull servers
  • About all the examples and scripts