PowerShell 101: An Intro to the modern windows shell

Ryan Coates
1:40-2:55, Barnwell

Abstract

For the third time at Boise Code Camp I'll be introducing PowerShell to those who are not familiar with it PowerShell has been available on Windows since XP and is now available in MacOS and Linux too We will walk through a brief history, what it offers you, and some cool things you can do with it on your own computer, as well as some examples of how it can be used by IT Ops and Developers respectively

Presenter Bio

Ryan is a Senior Azure Architect at a global financial services company, and formally the Azure practice director for one of the nations largest resellers. Always interested in 'the next best thing' Ryan has had a distinguished career as a Virtualization and Datacenter consultant prior to picking up the cloud mantle first with AWS and for the last seven years focusing on Microsoft Azure Today Ryan helps deliver cloud governance and control to a global Azure footprint and provides direction and consulting on DevOps practices across the organization. Ryan helps to run the Microsoft Cloud usergroup in Boise and regularly speaks and teaches on a variety of current technology stacks. Also, Ryan likes beer.

LinkedIn:
https://www.linkedin.com/in/ryandcoates/