In this RunAs Radio podcast, Richard and I talk to Don Jones about PowerShell. The conversation starts off with a discussion on the fundamentals of PowerShell, but then dives into specific techniques and tools to make folks more productive with PowerShell. The show wraps up with exploring some favorite PowerShell projects. There’s a ton of great information about PowerShell at Don’s Web site shellhub.com.
With more than fifteen years of IT experience, Don Jones is one of the world’s leading experts on the Microsoft business technology platform. He’s the author of more than 35 books, including Windows PowerShell: TFM, Windows Administrator’s Scripting Toolkit, VBScript WMI and ADSI Unleashed, PHP-Nuke Garage, Special Edition Using Commerce Server 2002, Definitive Guide to SQL Server Performance Optimization, and many more. Don is a top-rated and in-demand speaker at conferences such as Microsoft TechEd, Windows Connections, and TechMentor, and is an accomplished IT journalist with features and monthly columns in Microsoft TechNet Magazine, Redmond Magazine, and on Web sites such as TechTarget and MCPMag.com. Don is also a multiple-year recipient of Microsoft’s prestigious Most Valuable Professional (MVP) Award. Don’s broad experience includes work in the financial, telecommunications, software, manufacturing, consulting, training, and retail industries. He’s one of the rare IT professionals who can not only “cross the line” between administration and software development, but also between IT workers and IT and business management. Don’s business and technology customers include Idera, SAPIEN Technologies, Microsoft, Quest Software, 1105 Media, Penton Media, and many others. Don also serves as Editor-in-Chief and Chief Technology Office for Realtime Publishers, a leading technology publisher.
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