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Automating Administration with Windows PowerShell

Test Pass Academy has expert Microsoft instructors that have been doing Microsoft Client training back since the Microsoft NT days. This 10961C - Automating Administration with Windows PowerShell course is taught by world class Microsoft Certified Trainers who have hands-on practical experience. Our experts have a vast understanding of PowerShell and a remarkable teaching ability making it easy to learn and start using PowerShell right away. This 5 day bootcamp is geared for Corporations, Government, Military and Contractors seeking timely training and certification.

5 Day Microsoft Authorized Automating Administration with Windows PowerShell 5.1: Train-Test-Pass!

What Will I Learn?

The Microsoft PowerShell Boot Camp is essential for any administrator. This camp provides students with the fundamental knowledge and skills to use Windows PowerShell 5.1 for administering and automating administration of Windows servers. This course provides students the skills to identify and build the command they require to perform a specific task. In addition, students learn how to build scripts to accomplish advanced tasks such as automating repetitive tasks and generating reports. This course provides prerequisite skills supporting a broad range of Microsoft products, including Windows Server, Windows Client, Microsoft Exchange Server, Microsoft SharePoint Server, Microsoft SQL Server, System Center, and more. This is an intensive 5-day Instructor Led Training course that will teach you how to:

  • Describe the functionality of Windows PowerShell and use it to run and find basic commands.
  • Identify and run cmdlets for server administration.
  • Work with Windows PowerShell pipeline.
  • Describe the techniques Windows PowerShell pipeline uses.
  • Use PSProviders and PSDrives to work with other forms of storage.
  • Query system information by using WMI and CIM.
  • Work with variables, arrays, and hash tables.
  • Write basic scripts in Windows PowerShell.
  • Write advanced scripts in Windows PowerShell.
  • Administer remote computers.
  • Use background jobs and scheduled jobs.
  • Use advanced Windows PowerShell techniques.

PowerShell Class Details:

  • 5 Days of the Top Microsoft Training
  • Microsoft Authorized Training Session
  • Instruction by a High-Level Certified Microsoft Expert
  • Microsoft PowerShell Courseware
  • Hands-On Labs
  • Class Hours: 8:30 - 4:30 Daily

During the Course you will be immersed in the following topics and Hands-on Labs:

Class Outline:

Windows PowerShell

 Cmlets for administration

 Working with the Windows PowerShell Pipeline

 How the Pipeline Works

 Using PSProviders and PSDrives

 Querying System Information Using WMI and CIM

 Working with Variables, Arrays, and Hash Tables

 Basic Scripting

 Advanced Scripting

 Administering Remote Computers

 Using Background Jobs and Scheduled Jobs

 Using Advanced PowerShell Techniques and Profiles

Hands-on Labs:

Configure Windows PowerShell

 Find and Run Basic Commands

 Windows Administration

 Use the Pipeline

 Filtering Objects

 Enumerating Objects

 Sending Output to a File

 Work with Pipeline Parameter Binding

 Use PSProviders and PSDrives

 Working with Variables

 Basic Scripting

 Accepting Data from Users

 Implementing Functions and Modules

 Using Basic Remoting

 Using PSSessions

 Using Background Jobs and Scheduled Jobs

 Practicing Advanced Techniques

After attending this course you can follow up with part 2:
10962C - Advanced Automated Administration With Windows PowerShell

Automating Administration with Windows PowerShell Schedule:

Microsoft PowerShell TrainingNone ScheduledDulles, VA$2,795REGISTERQUOTE

Automating Administration with Windows PowerShell Requirements & Prerequisites:

Students who attend this training can meet the prerequisites by obtaining equivalent knowledge and skills through practical experience as a Windows system administrator. IT Professionals already experienced in general Windows Server and Windows Client administration or already experienced in administering and supporting application servers and services, including Exchange, SharePoint, SQL, etc.

Students who want to use Windows PowerShell to automate administrative tasks from the command line, using any Microsoft or independent software vendor (ISV) product that supports Windows PowerShell manageability.

What is Windows PowerShell?

PowerShell is a task-based command-line shell and scripting language built on .NET. PowerShell helps system administrators and power-users rapidly automate tasks that manage operating systems (Linux, macOS, and Windows) and processes.

PowerShell commands let you manage computers from the command line. PowerShell providers let you access data stores, such as the registry and certificate store, as easily as you access the file system. PowerShell includes a rich expression parser and a fully developed scripting language. 
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