Ed Wilson of the Scripting Guys and Teresa Wilson the Scripting Wife

6:00 - 6:30pm: food and socializing.  Come meet Ed Wilson and Teresa the "Scripting Wife"!

6:30 - 7:00pm: announcements, organizational roundtable

7:00 - 9:00pm: Ed Wilson, of the Microsoft Scripting Guys blog, will be discussing PowerShell Best Practices.

Ed Wilson is a well-known scripting expert. He is a Microsoft Certified Trainer who has delivered a popular Windows PowerShell workshop to Microsoft Premier customers worldwide. Ed has written six books on Microsoft Windows scripting for Microsoft Press. His three Windows PowerShell books are Windows PowerShell 2.0 Best Practices, Windows PowerShell Scripting Guide, and Microsoft Windows PowerShell Step by Step. He has also written or contributed to almost a dozen other books. Ed holds more than 20 industry certifications, including Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer (MCSE) and Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP). Before coming to work for Microsoft, Ed was a senior consultant for a Microsoft Gold Certified Partner where he specialized in Active Directory design and Exchange Server implementation. Ed and the “Scripting Wife” Teresa live in South Carolina. In his spare time, he enjoys woodworking, underwater photography, and scuba diving. And tea.

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  • Mark W.

    Excellent introduction to some PowerShell best practices.

    January 6, 2012

  • Brian H.

    The review of Modules and some of the sample scripts that were generated wwere fantastic!

    January 6, 2012

  • Jim C.

    Great turnout - great questions from the group as well. Thanks to everyone for attending - the Q&A made the night for me.

    January 6, 2012

  • Kelly David J.

    Ed presented well and knows PowerShell in depth, allowing him to field questions easily.

    January 6, 2012

  • Josh A.

    Great meeting! Excellent content and great new contacts! Will be posting a summary of the meeting on my blog http://www.vtesseract.com

    January 6, 2012

  • Teresa W.

    @Dean IF we dont forget we will bring a book or two of Ed's to give away. Sadly we have been known to forget to add them to the stuff we bring.

    January 4, 2012

  • Jim C.

    @Dean: Not at the meetup, but they're available from amazon or your local b&n.

    January 4, 2012

  • Dean G.

    Will any copies of the book be available for purchase?

    January 4, 2012

  • Jim C.

    @Craig: We've booked the AP1 MPR conference room.

    January 2, 2012

  • A former member
    A former member

    Which building (AP1 or AP2) and meeting room is this in?

    January 2, 2012

  • Jim C.

    Hey Josh! Thanks for joining up! This first even should be finished by 9pm. I'll update the event details...

    December 3, 2011

  • Josh A.

    How long will this event last? Just gauging my travel. Hoping to make it.

    December 2, 2011

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