Über den Autor
Ravikanth Chaganti is a well-known blogger and a member of the Windows PowerShell community. He has been a Windows PowerShell MVP since 2010 and works at Dell Inc. as an architect for Microsoft solutions. He is passionate about automation and works in his free time writing scripts and tools to help automate management tasks for Windows OS and applications on Windows OS. Ravikanth has more than 13 years of industry experience and a broad set of skills in the IT infrastructure domain ranging from servers to storage to networking. He started scripting in early 2000 and continued to hone in his skills from that point on. In 2006, he fell in love with an early release of Windows PowerShell and has been evangelizing PowerShell ever since.
Part I: Introduction to Windows PowerShell
Chapter 1: Beginning Windows PowerShell
Chapter 2: Introducing Windows Remote Management and CIM
Part II: Desired State Configuration
Chapter 3: Introducing Desired State Configuration
Chapter 4: Getting Started with DSC
Chapter 5: Using Built-in DSC Resources
Chapter 6: Building Advanced DSC Configurations
Part III: Advanced DSC Concepts and Tips
Chapter 7: DSC Configuration Delivery Modes
Chapter 8: Monitoring, Correcting, and Reporting Configuration
Chapter 9: Building Custom DSC Resources
Chapter 10: Troubleshooting Common DSC Issues
Chapter 11: DSC - From the Field
Appendix A: DSC Community Resources
Appendix B: WMF 5.0 and DSC for Linux
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