Dec. 11, 2012
/PRNewswire/ -- TrainSignal, the global leader in professional computer training, announced the release of their
PowerShell v3 New Features training
Already considered one of the most robust tools for system administrators, Windows PowerShell 3.0 includes a wide number of improvements. The series of cmdlets for powering scripted tasks is now an integral part of the Windows Server environment for those that know how to use it.
This course includes a number of demonstrations and tools for admins to learn PowerShell 3.0 quickly, building off of version 2.0. These lessons provide deep dives for the some of the countless new shortcuts, scripting enhancements, and more. PowerShell has many more capabilities in version 3.0, and this
course will prepare viewers to switch from v2 to v3 right away.
The video lesson highlights include:
- PowerShell ISE
- Remoting Session Configuration
- Added Features to Popular Commands
- Shell Console Improvements
- New PowerShell Workflow
Microsoft MVP Jeff Hicks demonstrates each new PowerShell v3 feature in action, such as working with scheduled jobs, new CIM infrastructure, and web cmdlets. Also, the sample code used in the lessons is provided for practice and even as regular resources. These examples and feature overviews are intended to help with transitions to both Windows 8 and Windows Server 2012 in the near future.
The pace of the course aims to move quickly over basic functions of PowerShell, and into the details of what the upgrades mean for regular users. "Many IT Pros have some experience with v2, but need to get up to speed on v3—fast," says MVP Jeff Hicks, "I designed this course to cover the new features and cmdlets that an IT Pro would want to use right away."