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March 08, 2010 08:00 ET

PowerShell.com Publishes New Free Guide to Windows PowerShell Remoting

PowerShell Experts Write Authoritative Guide to Remote Management

HOUSTON, TX--(Marketwire - March 8, 2010) -  PowerShell.com, the premier educational and community site for Windows PowerShell users, today announced the availability of the "Administrator's Guide to Windows PowerShell Remoting." Written by PowerShell MVPs Dr. Tobias Weltner and Aleksandar Nikolic along with Richard Giles, this free guide is the authoritative source for enabling and executing remote management using Windows PowerShell. 

Remoting is a new feature in Windows PowerShell v2.0 that enables administrators to run PowerShell commands and scripts on remote computers from a central "console" computer. One of the many benefits of PowerShell remoting is the ability to make changes to many computers at once.

"Remoting is one of the most anticipated new features in Windows PowerShell 2.0. It turns Windows PowerShell into an industrial strength management platform by enabling users to run Windows PowerShell commands on remote machines throughout the enterprise," said Dr. Weltner, creator of Idera's PowerShell Plus™. "However, setting up PowerShell remoting can be a daunting task. This guide helps users understand the concepts of remoting and provides essential and practical advice on setup, deployment and security."

The "Administrator's Guide to Windows PowerShell Remoting" is available free on www.PowerShell.com.

About the Authors of the "Administrator's Guide to PowerShell Remoting"

Dr. Tobias Weltner
As a graduated M.D., Dr. Weltner now specializes in Microsoft technology and automation techniques. He is a software architect, trainer, author of more than 80 books covering topics such as script automation and PowerShell, and the creator of PowerShell.com. In July 2008, Dr. Weltner was awarded the prestigious Microsoft MVP Award for the fifth time since 2002 for his contributions to the Microsoft community.

Richard Giles has worked in computer technology for over 24 years, with roles ranging from commercial software development to corporate architecture. He is currently the Senior Product Manager for Windows PowerShell products at Idera.

Aleksandar Nikolic is one of Europe's most active PowerShell MVPs. He is the Technical Editor of Dr. Tobias Weltner's Windows PowerShell book, "Mastering PowerShell."

About PowerShell.com
PowerShell.com serves as a primary resource to help increase the adoption and use of PowerShell by providing learning materials, expert guidance, news, forums and libraries for sharing best practices. The site is designed to serve as a place for PowerShell people to congregate, communicate, collaborate and construct new ideas.

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