PowerShell and DevOps

TMW11 The Zen of PowerShell Scripting


4:00pm - 5:15pm

Level: Introductory

Jeffery Hicks

PowerShell Author, Teacher, Mentor

We all know about the recommended best practices of PowerShell scripting, but what comes after that? What does it mean to write "elegant" code? Writing an effective and manageable piece of PowerShell code is as much an art as it is a science. In this session, long time scripter (and master of fine arts) Jeff Hicks will share his thoughts and patterns on writing beautiful PowerShell code that is not only a joy to read, but often is better performing and easier to debug or troubleshoot.

You will learn:

  • PowerShell scripting best practices
  • How to leverage PowerShell editors
  • How to design effective PowerShell functions