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Can you run PowerShell in SQL Server Management Studio? YES!

Just to be clear!! You can run PowerShell in SQL Server Management Studio. Not only you can run PowerShell, but you can create scheduled jobs in SQL Agent to run PowerShell scripts. This has been available since SQL Server 2008 … Continue reading

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IDERA Geek Synch Webinar – Wednesday February 22nd, 2017

Topic: Using PowerShell with Python and SQL Server Description: Just as PowerShell is argued as the main technology for automation in Windows Datacenters Infrastructure, it is equally important in other non-Windows Operating Systems. According to Maximo Trinidad, Windows Administrators have … Continue reading

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Florida PowerShell User Group Online Meeting – Thursday February 23rd, 2017

Topic:  Understanding Bash On Windows 10 Description: Come and learn how to setup and use Bash On Windows 10. Learn the tips and tricks to use PowerShell and Python together. At the same time, there are some differences in working … Continue reading

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PowerShell – Exciting January 2017 New Releases

Here are a couple of interesting announcements back in January 2017: SAPIEN 2017 all products released on 1/17/2017: https://www.sapien.com/software Check out what’s new on PowerShell Studio 2017: https://www.sapien.com/blog/2017/01/18/powershell-studio-2017-whats-new/ Windows Management Framework 5.1 RTM released on 1/19/2017.  More information at the following … Continue reading

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Windows 10 Bash and PowerShell Redux

In my previous blog “http://www.maxtblog.com/2016/10/running-powershell-in-windows-10-bash-workaround/“, I was able to find a workaround to how work with PowerShell Open Source in Windows Bash subsystem.  But now, I found a better way using the Ubuntu Desktop component. It’s a known fact, if you install … Continue reading

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PowerShell – Useful Windows Bash commands to remember

This is for Linux Newbies when working with both Linux Ubuntu 16.04.01 and Windows Bash (which is based on Ubuntu 16.04.1). Please, get use the execute the following commands at least weekly as updates will be available frequently. And, specially … Continue reading

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PowerShell Open Source Alpha14 and SQL Server for Linux CTP 1.1 are out!

This is Great! Microsoft keep delivering updates before Christmas just to keep us busy and excited. To download the latest PowerShell Open Source just go to the link below: https://github.com/PowerShell/PowerShell Just remember to remove the previous version, and any existing … Continue reading

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PowerShell Open Source – Windows PSRemoting to Linux with OpenSSH

I have to admit that I was waiting for this for some time. Finally, PowerShell 6.0.0-Alpha_13 can do remoting between Windows to Linux. This is Awesome! I’m going to give you the top-to-bottom scope in order to avoid going back-and-forth … Continue reading

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PowerShell – Working with Python and SQL Server

As you all know with the release of PowerShell Open Source and SQL Server on Linux are open doors to cross-platform developments. But is has been going on for awhile as Linux languages like Python, Ruby, Java and PHP has … Continue reading

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PowerShell Open Source – Looking into Windows 10 Bash Linux subsystem and PowerShell

This is an FLPSUG October 27th Online meeting that, due to a Windows 10 update issue, had to be rescheduled to November 3rd. Topic: Looking into Windows 10 Bash Linux subsystem and PowerShell We’ll be taking a tour into Windows 10 … Continue reading

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