Microsoft Virtual Academy: Getting Started with PowerShell Desired State Configuration (DSC)


MVA-logo3Are you keeping up with PowerShell Desired State Configuration (DSC)?
It’s one of the fastest-moving technologies today. But more than that, it literally transforms how IT Implementers deploy and manage on-premises resources and those extended to hybrid and other cloud environments for both Windows and Linux.

Get a solid foundation with this course, and build on it with “Advanced PowerShell Desired State Configuration (DSC) and Custom Resources.”

Watch Jeffrey Snover, Microsoft Distinguished Engineer and inventor of PowerShell, along with Windows PowerShell MVP Jason Helmick, for an in-depth, action-packed, and demo-rich exploration of DSC. Using DSC as your management platform, control the deployment, management, maintenance, and configuration of your environment today and prepare yourself for new scenarios around cloud solutions. Plus, learn to create custom resources for your own apps. The sky’s the limit with this hot technology.

Topics covered:

  • Getting ready for DSC
  • Push Deployment
  • Pull Servers
  • Deploying Configurations Using a Pull Server
  • DSC Resources
  • Writing better configurations
  • DSC and Linux

Find here.