David Aiken

Management, Building Manageable Applications, Design for Operations, WMI, DSI, MMC, VSMMD and of course Windows Powershell

June, 2007

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    Hosting Windows PowerShell Sample Code

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    Having posted the first of three screencasts to channel 9 on Hosting Windows PowerShell, I thought i would make the code available. (attached) Enjoy THIS POSTING IS PROVIDED "AS IS" WITH NO WARRANTIES, AND CONFERS NO RIGHTS
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    Cooking at TechEd Orlando

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    It's great fun being an evangelist. 3 years ago I would have attended a TechEd talk about ".net end to end" and thought, I could do that - now I am! Along with my co-chef Matt , we are presenting " .NET Framework 3.0 End-to-End: Putting the Pieces Together...
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    /n software. Netcmdlets and a PowerShell Sticker

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    Thanks to our friends at N Software - I now have a nice shiney PowerShell sticker on my laptop. N Software have a cool product for Powershell called NetCmdlets - which gives you cool cmdlets such as get-rss, get-http, read-zip. There is a free trial and...
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    Top 5 PowerShell Questions at TechEd

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    Ben Pearce, the guy on the PowerShell booth at TechEd this week, has blogged the answers to the top 5 questions on his blog . Also check out the screencasts and interviews on channel 9 . THIS POSTING IS PROVIDED "AS IS" WITH NO WARRANTIES, AND CONFERS...
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    Getting lost on the way to TechEd

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    So I was on my way to the convention center today, and turned off at the wrong exit. Not having any Sat Nav in the car, I continued until I could find a good place to turn around. Can you imagine my surprise to find myself at Cocoa beach, just in time...
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    Hanselman, Snover, Corillian, PowerShell, Channel 9

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    Jeffrey and Scott talk again about how Corillian has been infested by PowerShell, and how they use it to do some pretty amazing stuff, including a remote runspace! I love the way they can put together a fully working system from a base machine with OS...
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    Secret Powershell Training Video found

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    What can I say. our secret method of getting customers to adopt Powershell is out... Thanks to the folks on the last training course for agreeing to this madness! THIS POSTING IS PROVIDED "AS IS" WITH NO WARRANTIES, AND CONFERS NO RIGHTS
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    No Traffic Cops Here?

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    Keith Pleas and I were discussing strategies for modeling SLA's in Management Models. Our goal was to enable monitoring of specific SLA's defined by the business. In our discussion, we wanted to know what the time between receiving an order from a customer...
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    Windows PowerShell and Microsoft Management Console 3.0 Quick Start Labs

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    I'm pleased to announce the Hands On Labs that were used in the Windows PowerShell and MMC Confernce in April are now available for download at http://download.microsoft.com/download/9/b/0/9b0238c3-f191-42ed-9cdb-9212995cbe72/PSMMCLabs.msi The labs...
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    Microsoft Virtualization Job, Viridian Evangelist

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    Volker, who is part of our larger team, has a new role available for a Technical Evangelist for Virtualization. Remember, Virtualization is a key component of our Dynamic Systems/IT vision and with the new Longhorn/Windows 2008 peices, it gets even better...
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    Building Administration User Interfaces

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    Do you build GUI's for your application administrators? Do you provide a consistent familiar interface? Do you provide scripting capabilities? Sometimes I get mistaken for the Windows PowerShell evangelist. Whilst that is fun, its not my whole...
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    Love for the VSMMD @ TechEd

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    For me, TechEd 07 is almost over - I've finished my speaking duties, now its just networking, hanging out at the TLC and attending some sessions. (and catching up with emails). Some good news appeared in my mailbox this morning, after our session DEV...
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    Dinnernow Video on Channel 9

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    Hot off the tracks of our DinnerNow 1.3 release to codeplex and out Orcas release. Comes a Channel 9 video with the team that made DinnerNow. So now you can watch the video, download the code AND the 8 hands on labs. BTW, you don't need DinnerNow installed...
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    More Hosting PowerShell on Channel9

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    I've just posted the 2nd of 3 screeencasts to channel 9 on hosting Windows PowerShell . This time I show you how to get at the typed base objects returned from an invoke, then how to create a custom host to allow full GUI interaction. Reminder, you can...
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