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Getting remote disk information with Windows PowerShell

A couple of weeks ago someone asked me why they should upgrade to MS SQL Server 2012. I named a bunch of reasons and only remembered afterwards that the possibility to use Windows Server Core could also be a surplus. Just 2 days later this Case for Core…


Using DTUtil from PowerShell

I’m preparing my demo’s for a MS6235A SSIS training I will be teaching in a couple of days. In one of the demo’s I just copy a SSIS package from the file system to SQL Server using the DTUtil from the command prompt with this command:


How I use PowerShell to generate table output for blog posts from query results

If you are a blogger, you want to spend time on writing the content not on formatting tables and prettifying syntax so that it looks nice. The syntax is taken care of because we use the GeSHi syntax highlighter. formatted output is another story


VMware Powershell VI Toolkit 1.5 Released for Windows with 32 new cmdlets

VMware has released VI Toolkit 1.5. They have added 32 new cmdlets, enhanced their existing cmdlets, and fixed tons of bugs. VI Toolkit (for Windows) is a command-line and scripting tool built on Windows PowerShell, and provides more than 150 cmdlets for managing and automating your VMware Infrastructure. VI Toolkit (for Windows) 1.5 Beta supports […]

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