PowerShell - Automate SCCM AD PreReqs

This is a continuation of automating Sccm prerequisites part 1 and part 2.

This post will be about setting up the Active Directory prerequisites. Specifically creating the System Management container and adding the relevant permissions to that container. I will not be tackling the AD Schema extension. The executable in the Sccm installation media (ExtADSch.exe) does the job perfectly and quickly.

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PowerShell - Automate SCCM PreReq Downloads

I have recently started working with SCCM, which means building (and rebuilding) lab environments for it. I have found that just getting all the prerequisites installed can be tedious and time consuming. Even more so when your SCCM server is not connected to the internet.

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Building an Exchange 2016 Lab on Server 2016

I have worked with Exchange quite a bit, and I wanted to take a look at the newest version on the newest Server OS. Instead of figuring it out everytime I need to build an Exchange lab, I figured it would be a good idea to automate it as much as possible, and document with code.

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Connect PowerShell to Exchange Online

There are many examples on the internet that show how to remotely connect to Exchange Online PowerShell. Hopefully this post will provide better code, and better insight into the process.

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PowerShell and Vim

If you are familiar with Linux or come from a Unix background, you probably know about Vim. For those of us that started and stay mostly in the realm of Windows however; Vim may be a foreign thing. I was fortunte enough to be exposed to vim, and see what it can do; now there's no turning back.

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