Even though Powershell has existed for a long time, developers remain often uninformed and oblivious to the great power and versatility. With the great promise of continuous delivery and automated deployment, Powershell becomes a key tool on the Windows platform and something that aspiring developers should know and use.
This talk introduces the Powershell language and its features, and relates it to programming language concepts that developers are familiar with. It dives into the following topics:
* Pure language features, like object orientation, pipelines, filters, functions and modules.
* Characteristics of good build and deployment scripts and how to achieve these using Powershell
Video producer: http://www.ndcoslo.com/