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About maxt2posh

I’m from Puerto Rico, have been working with computers since 1979. Throughout many years, I have worked with SQL Server Technologies, provided support to Windows Servers/Client machines, Microsoft Virtualization Technologies, and build some Visual Studio solutions. I’m a Microsoft PowerShell MVP since 2009 and MVP SAPIEN Technologies since 2010. I speak in most of the SQLSaturday, IT Pro and .NET camps events around the Florida’s State. Also founder of the Florida PowerShell User Group which meeting every 3rd Tuesday evening of the month.

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Changing to a new blog site – “The PowerShell Front”…

Yes, the time has come to move forward and try a new blog site. I have decided to use WordPress for my new blog site: The PowerShell Front: http://www.maxtblog.com/ So, this is my last blog post and I will try … Continue reading

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Building MySQLActivity Windows solution…

Here’s another proof-of-concept using what it’s available on your SQL Server and building a windows solution.  In my previous blog, I create a PowerShell script that would allow me to query my SQL Servers with my customized version of the … Continue reading

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SAPIEN – Visual PowerShell 2011 is coming soon….

If you haven’t use SAPIEN PrimalForms 2009 yet then start now, or you can wait until their new Visual Studio 2011 comes out.  Either way this product is so good that will keep you head spinning to find excuses to … Continue reading

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PowerShell “dir” Get-ChildItem – a very simple useful cmdlet…

Lately, I’ve been involved in working with historical data, creating and moving SQL databases backups in my developers environment.  So, in one of my new scripts I started using the .NET Framework “System.IO.DirectoryInfo($YourCurrentFolder)” to get access to the folders both … Continue reading

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My Customized SP_Who2 with PowerShell…

This is to show a Proof-of-Concept on how SQL Server tools can be use with PowerShell V2.  In this case, I like the way I can use SQL Server 2008 PS cmdlet “ Invoke-SQLCmd “ to collect information off my … Continue reading

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New PowerShell Book is coming for 2011 – “Sams Teach Yourself PowerShell V2 in 24 hours”

Big Announcement!! – (6/23/2010) Yes!!  I just signed the agreement to start writing a new book for Pearson Publishers – "Sams Teach Yourself PowerShell V2 in 24 hours".I’m hoping hit the shelves sometime around the first quarter of 2011.  I’m … Continue reading

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