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Wednesday, November 13 • 8:00am - 9:45am
ConfigMgr & PowerShell - The Essentials
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This session will focus on tips and tricks for how to get the most out of ConfigMgr automation using PowerShell, WMI, and the ConfigMgr cmdlet module. We’ll analyze performance, discuss testing, and demos!

What you will learn:
  • When to use cmdlets, query WMI and/or SQL
  • Examples for running scripts, updating objects, and leveraging status messages
  • Automation best practices
 Demos - https://github.com/1RedOne/mmsJazz
 Setting up Status Message Filters https://gregramsey.net/2014/05/19/running-actions-based-on-configmgr-status-filter-rules-with-powershell/ 
  CM Speed Test - https://foxdeploy.com/2018/07/18/faster-configmgr-collection-manipulation-speed-test/ 
  Push Messages from   PowerShell - https://foxdeploy.com/functions/powerbullet-pushbullet-for-powershell/ 
  mmsSQL - https://github.com/fredbainbridge/mmsSQL 
   Long Running / High Impact Queries- https://www.sqlserver-dba.com/2016/10/how-to-find-longest-running-queries-in-sql-server.html

 Even better TestLab - Olympia v2 - preconfigured CM Tech preview lab with domain and clients ready for testing https://olympia.windows.com/Info/Enrollv2

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Greg Ramsey

Microsoft MVP, Senior Enterprise Architect, MMS Staff
Greg Ramsey, Enterprise Mobility MVP, is Senior Enterprise Architect at Dell, Inc. He has a B.S. in Computer Sciences and Engineering from Ohio State University, and has coauthored many books over the years. Greg is a cofounder of the Ohio SMS Users Group and the Central Texas Systems... Read More →
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Stephen Owen

Automation Engineer, Wells Fargo
I'm an automation engineer who loves to write PowerShell and C# and have years of experience in consulting servicing clients of every size. I've covered my exploits writing PowerShell for every API and service you can imagine on my blog FoxDeploy.com (I didn't say they were well-written... Read More →

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Wednesday November 13, 2019 8:00am - 9:45am CST
  ConfigMgr, PowerShell
  • Skill Level Refresher