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Exploring PowerShell automation

My PowerShell books have all been published by Manning, A while back they asked me to put together a selection of extracts that show the depth and breadth of PowerShell. Its now available – for free - https://www.manning.com/books/exploring-powershell-automation

 

The book highlights PowerShell remoting and administering SQL Server, IIS and Active Directory through PowerShell. These are core skills these days and the book will give you a good introduction to these areas

Hyper-V book

I’ve been working with Andy Syrewicze on Learn Hyper-V in a Month of Lunches.

 

Its now available in Manning’s Early Access program (MEAP) https://www.manning.com/books/learn-hyper-v-in-a-month-of-lunches

 

Until 14 November 2016 you can get the MEAP for half price using code mlsyrewicze

PowerShell in Action–Deal of the Day-23 July 2016

Deal of the Day July 23: Half off my book Windows PowerShell in Action, Third Edition. Use code dotd072316au at http://bit.ly/2afnOPj

 

Deal of the Day details at https://www.manning.com/dotd

Manning Deal of the Day 19 July 2016

Deal of the Day July 19: Half off my book Learn Active Directory Management in a Month of Lunches. Use code dotd071916au at http://bit.ly/2a8jroO

 

For more information on Manning’s Deal of the Day see -  https://www.manning.com/dotd.

Cloud Native Applications

Cloud Native Applications is a collection of hand-picked chapters presenting five topics that will give you insights into the world of cloud computing.  The link is here: http://bit.ly/1T46wP7

 

This is excellent value – its FREE.

 

You’ll find chapters on:

Amazon Web Services

Docker

Mesos

RabbitMQ

Netty

Enjoy

Free ebook: IoT

A free ebook from Manning: Using the Web to Build the IoT is a collection of six hand-picked chapters that introduce the key technologies and concepts for building the application layer of the IoT.  The page is here: http://bit.ly/1SUJW0P

AD Management MoL Deal – – 3 February 2016

My Learn Active Directory Management in a Month of Lunches will be part of Manning’s Deal of the Day on 3 February 2016.

 

Half off my book Learn Active Directory Management in a Month of Lunches. Use code dotd020316au at https://www.manning.com/books/learn-active-directory-management-in-a-month-of-lunches

 

As usual the deal starts at midnight US ET and is usually active for about 48 hours

PowerShell Deal of the Day – – 31 January 2016

PowerShell in Action, Third Edition is Manning’s Deal of the Day Sunday 31 January 2016

 

Deal of the Day January 31: Half off Windows PowerShell in Action, Third Edition. Use code dotd013116au at https://www.manning.com/books/windows-powershell-in-action-third-edition

 

PowerShell in Depth, Second Edition is also available as part of the deal

 

Deal of the Day January 31: Half off my book PowerShell in Depth, Second Edition. Use code dotd013116au at https://www.manning.com/books/powershell-in-depth-second-edition

 

The deal will go live at Midnight US ET and will stay active for about 48 hours to account for time zones.

PowerShell Day at Manning

Manning have a set of PowerShell books on their deal of the day for 9 December 2015. The deal includes:

Windows PowerShell in Action, Third Edition
PowerShell and WMI
PowerShell Deep Dives
Powershell in Depth, Second Edition
PowerShell in Practice
Learn Windows PowerShell in a Month of Lunches, Second Edition

The deal will go live at Midnight US ET and will stay active for ~48 hours.

Get 50% off these books with code dotd120915au at manning.com

A deal of the day you’ll not want to miss

PowerShell in Action, Third Edition is part of Manning’s Deal of the Day on Friday 27 November – see www.manning.com for details on the day -

 

Half off my book Windows PowerShell in Action, Third Edition. Use code dotd112715au at https://www.manning.com/books/windows-powershell-in-action-third-edition