PowerShell and DevOps

TMW06 Managing Active Directory with PowerShell


2:00pm - 3:15pm

Level: Intermediate to Advanced

Jeffery Hicks

PowerShell Author, Teacher, Mentor

If ever there was a technology that screamed for automation it is Active Directory. How can you create or modify 500 user accounts at once? How can you find obsolete computer accounts? How can you find empty groups? Fortunately, all of these tasks and more can be accomplished with PowerShell.

This session will introduce you to the Active Directory module from Microsoft and demonstrate how to accomplish common management tasks with PowerShell.

You will learn:

  • How to handle common Active Directory tasks with PowerShell
  • Understand the limitations of the Active Directory module from Microsoft
  • How to create meaning reports from Active Directory