We’ve put together a list of blogs, podcasts, social media, forums and other resources that will help you keep up to date with the changes in the world of PowerShell, Devops and Winops.
If you have any suggestions or changes for this list, leave us a comment below.
Hey, Scripting Guy! Blog
Probably one of the most widely read PowerShell Blogs, The Scripting Guy has been blogging about Windows Scripting since 2004! An essential read for any Windows scripter.
PowerShell Team Blog
The official PowerShell Team blog.
Contains regularly published content from names you might have heard of from the PowerShell world.
Microsoft Script Center
Dedicated to the system administrator scripters of the world whom we teach how to use Windows PowerShell to reduce time spent performing mundane tasks.
- PowerScripting Podcast
Shortly after PowerShell’s introduction to the world, Jon Walz and Hal Rottenberg launched the PowerScripting Podcast, a weekly show featuring expert guest speakers, fantastic behind-the-scenes information, members of the PowerShell community, and more. Recorded before a live chatroom audience, the podcast has become one of the PowerShell community’s most treasured foundations. You’ll learn about new techniques, few features, new products, and more, all in a fun and engaging conversational format. The PowerScripting podcast is independently produced, managed, and owned by Jon and Hal.
#PowerShell Twitter Tag
Not strictly a blog or podcastbut this is an interesting place to browse to find out what is happening with PowerShell, the community and to find interesting questions, code and projects!
PowerShell Facebook Page
This group is intended to spread news and information about PowerShell, to answer questions and point people in the right direction, as well as to socialize with other friendly members of the PowerShell community.
The Scripting Guys Facebook Page
The Microsoft Scripting Guys. We are dedicated to the system administration scripters of the world. At the Microsoft Script Center, we focus on teaching people how to use Windows PowerShell and VBScript to reduce time spent performing mundane tasks.
Yes, they still support VBScript. Or they just havem’t updated their page blurb!
LinkedIn PowerShell Group
This group is for users across the globe who share a passion for Microsoft’s powerful new object-oriented command shell replacement, Windows PowerShell. This is a technical interest group.
VMware PowerCLI is a command-line and scripting tool built on Windows PowerShell. It provides more than 600 cmdlets for managing VMware products and features.
If we can’t find a home for it in another section but still feel it’s important enough to be included then it will end up here.
Online Tech Books
A huge list of free online technical books for you to download.
Largest FREE Microsoft eBook Giveaway!
A HUGE list of free Microsoft books on a list of different topics including Windows 10, Office 365, Office 2016, Power BI, Azure, Windows 8.1, Office 2013, SharePoint 2016, SharePoint 2013, Dynamics CRM, PowerShell, Exchange Server, System Center, Cloud, SQL Server and more!
Some of the books are a bit outdated but worth a look.