PowerShell and DevOps

TMT02 Power Up Your PowerShell Scripting


9:15am - 10:30am

Level: Intermediate to Advanced

Jeffery Hicks

PowerShell Author, Teacher, Mentor

So you can write a function and put it into a module. Or maybe you have a killer production script. What will take it to the next level or make it easier to use? How about adding auto completers, custom formatting, or type extensions? Don't know how? This is the session for you. This session is aimed at experienced PowerShell scripters ready to go to the next level. You will learn how to add auto-completers to your commands which go beyond validation sets. You will learn the role dynamic parameters might play in your code and how to create them. You will learn how to add custom type and format extensions and why you want to use them. These are things that might make your module even more powerful, or make your daily PowerShell work easier. You'll also see how easy it is to run your production scripts from anywhere!

You will learn:

  • How to add advanced elements to your PowerShell functions
  • How to add custom type and format extensions
  • How and when to use dynamic parameters