All posts tagged: PSBug

Session Slides: Tests Driven PowerShell Learning using PSKoans

At today’s Bangalore IT Pro and PowerShell Bangalore User Group (PSBUG) event, I had the opportunity to showcase the PSKoans module by Joel Sallow. This module has a set of Pester tests that you have to fix as you proceed in your efforts towards mastering PowerShell. I have found this method engaging and decided that I must show this to the community. After this session on PSKoans, I did live coding and streamed it live on Twitch (and did not realize that it was without audio :((). I fixed a function in my PSWindowsAdminCenter module and added a new function.

Azure For IT Professionals – Inaugural Session on Cosmos DB by Govind Kanshi

I am happy to announce the new webinar series — Azure For IT Professionals — hosted by Bangalore IT Pro and PowerShell Bangalore User Groups. As a part of this series, we will host online events around Azure services to help IT professionals come onboard with cloud fundamentals. As an inaugural session, we will have Govind Kanshi (Principal Program Manager, Microsoft) talk about Cosmos DB for IT professionals. DATE AND TIME Tue, July 11, 2017 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM IST Add to Calendar Meeting URL: Join Skype Meeting Event Overview Azure Cosmos DB is a globally distributed database service designed to enable you to elastically and independently scale throughput and storage across any number of geographical regions with a comprehensive SLA. You can develop document, key/value, or graph databases with Cosmos DB using a series of popular APIs and programming models. In this part of the Azure for IT professionals webinar series (hosted by Bangalore IT Pro and PowerShell Bangalore User Group), Govind Kanshi — Principal Program Manager with Microsoft — takes us through …

Azure Resource Manager and DSC in PowerShell 5.0 at the PSBUG December Meet

At the PowerShell Bangalore User Group (PSBUG) December meeting, I will be talking about Azure Resource Manager (ARM) and changes to DSC in Windows PowerShell 5.0 preview. The ARM session will introduce the concept of resource groups and templates and demonstrate how to customize templates. In the DSC session, I plan to show a demo of partial configurations and class-defined resources in DSC. Here is the overall agenda: 9 AM – 9.30 AM – Registrations 9.30 AM – 10.15 AM – Changes to Desired State Configuration in PowerShell 5.0 – Ravikanth Chaganti, MVP 10.15 AM – 11.00 AM – Office 365 : Managing Identies with Windows PowerShell – Deepak Dhami, MVP 11.00 AM – 11.15 AM – Break 11.15 AM – 12.00 Noon – Getting started with Azure Resource Manager – Ravikanth Chaganti, MVP 12.00 Noon – 12.45 PM – WPF and PowerShell – Deepak Dhami, MVP As usual, our venue for this meeting Microsoft Office in Bangalore. Hamilton Hall, 4th Floor, Signature Building, Microsoft, Bangalore If you are around Bangalore area, plan to join us! …

Azure Automation and PowerShell at PS Bangalore User Group

I will speaking about Azure Automation at the upcoming PS Bangalore User Group (PSBUG) meeting on July 19th, 2014. Also, the theme of this user group is to talk about PowerShell in the context of Azure and System Center. We have our newly awarded PowerShell MVP, Deepak, joining us for a session on System Center Configuration Manager. Here is the Eventbrite link for the July 19th meeting: Agenda: 9AM – 9.30AM – Registrations 9.30AM – 9.45AM – Welcome Note 9.45AM – 10.30AM – Getting Started with Azure Automation, Ravikanth Chaganti 10.30AM – 11.15AM – Getting started with PowerShell for System Center Configuration Manager, Deepak Dhami 11.15AM – 11.30AM – Break 11.45AM – 12.30PM – Getting started with PowerShell for System Center Service Manager, Vinith Menon 12.30PM – 12.45PM – Open House and Closing Notes The venue and other details are available in the ticket.

Speaking Engagements in March 2014

March 2014 seems to be a busy month with good number of speaking engagements. This includes PowerShell and Windows Server talks in general. March 8th, 2014 – PowerShell Saturday, India I have a couple of sessions planned at the PowerShell Saturday India event. I will start the event with how one can get started with Windows PowerShell and using the shell. In this session, I plan to show how starting with shell can help you climb the PowerShell learning curve. The second session at this event will be on using REST API in Windows PowerShell. I will use the Kemp PowerShell module to demonstrate these features. March 15th, 2014 – Reboot IT The Reboot IT event is hosted by Microsoft focusing on Cloud OS. This agenda is getting finalized and I have a couple of sessions on Windows Server 2012 and Hyper-V. I will update this post as soon as the registration link is available. These two events are in-person events and if you are around Bangalore, please come over and attend these events. March …

PowerShell Bangalore User Group Meeting – June, 2013

PowerShell Bangalore User Group (@PSBUG) is meeting on June 1st, 2013. From this event onwards, we are moving into a new format of having sessions not longer than 30 minutes and having multiple speakers from the community. In this upcoming meeting, we have four sessions on using PowerShell. Agenda: 10AM to 10.15AM – Registrations at the venue 10.30AM to 11.00AM – PowerShell for Hyper-V administration, Vinith Menon 11.00AM to 11.30AM – PowerShell for SQL Server Administration, Ravikanth Chaganti 11.30AM to 11.45AM – Break 11.45AM to 12.15 PM – PowerShell for SharePoint Server Administration, Kamlesh Rao 12.15PM to 12.45PM – Using regular expressions in PowerShell, Deepak Dhami 12.45PM to 1PM – Q & A and Open House Venue: Microsoft MTC 4th Floor, Hamilton Hall Signature Building Embassy Golf Links Business Park, 560071 Registration is free:

Bangalore PowerShell User Group Meet on April 6th 2013

The Bangalore PowerShell User Group (@PSBug) is meeting on April 6th 2013. There are some very exciting topics lined up for you by the community and I am really looking forward to this meet. Here are the topics that will be discussed: 1. PowerShell for Exchange by Sahal Omer2. PowerShell for Citrix by Harshul Patel3. PowerShell for Post-Exploitation by Deepak Dhami The venue is Dell International Services, Intermediate Ring Road, Domlur, Bangalore. You can register for this event here.

PowerShell Bangalore User Group meet December 15th, 2012 – PowerShell 3.0 Workflows

Bangalore IT Pro (BITPro) and PowerShell Bangalore User Group (PSBUG) are conducting a combined user group meet event (in-person) on December 15th, 2012.We start the event with an ITPro session on Windows Server 2012 Features overview. Kailash Chander – lead engineer at Dell in the Windows Server OS Engineering team – will given a Server 2012 features overview and deep dive into a couple of features. I will be talking about Windows PowerShell 3.0 Workflows at this event. Here is a detailed agenda and registration link: Event registration for Bangalore PowerShell & ITPro UG Meet – December 15th powered by Eventbrite This is an in-person only event. I will try and record the session for later availability.