Windows (PowerShell) scripting – Inevitable happened !!!

Looks like an inevitable happened. One of the reason I become a system admin and not a programmer is because I was very bad at programming during my college days. However, the current trend is if you are into system administration then scripting is a must have skill.

Check most of the job descriptions and you will find some form of scripting is needed. I hated Linux because of the command line but Windows is now more into commands with the PowerShell. Every new version of PowerShell encompasses more and more commands, more functionality and then there is Server core. It is a Windows server without a GUI. So there is no escape for people like me atleast in the future. However, unlike traditional programming languages, PowerShell is a lot more friendly (AFAIK).

I trying to learn PowerShell. If you are in my state and want some encouragement, the below link is worth a look…


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.