This time we will have the honor to have the presence of the two founders of the PowerShell Community:



  • Ed Wilson (The scripting guy)

If you don’t know who Ed Wilson aka “The Scripting Guy” is, find here a short bio:

the scripting guy ed wilson

Ed Wilson is the Microsoft Scripting Guy and a well-known scripting expert. He writes the daily Hey Scripting Guy! blog. He is a member of the Microsoft Operations Management Suite (OMS) team and has launched the new OMS Team blog. He has also spoken at TechEd and at the Microsoft internal TechReady conferences. He was the instigator for the popular PowerShell Saturday community conferences. He has written more than a 15 books including 12 on Windows scripting that were published by Microsoft Press. He has also contributed to nearly a dozen other books. His newest book by Microsoft Press is Windows PowerShell Step by Step 3rd edition.  Ed holds more than 20 industry certifications, including Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer (MCSE) and Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP). Prior to coming to work for Microsoft, he was a senior consultant for a Microsoft Gold Certified Partner where he specialized in Active Directory design and Exchange implementation. In his spare time he is writing a mystery novel tentatively titled Murder on Deck. For more about Ed you can go to


  • Teresa Wilson ak “ScriptingWife” is also confirmed to be there.

Also, a lot PowerShell MVP’s from the region will be attending. So this is an event not to miss!


Ed wilson will do a presentation entitled: “Unbelievably Easy DSC Using OMS” divided in two parts of 45min each.

Find here a short overview of what the talk is about:

Both Windows PowerShell 4.0 and 5.0 feature Desired State Configuration as key strategic features. But the barrier to entry is a bit high for the harried network administrator. Wouldn’t it be great if one could harness the power of DSC in a simple, easy to use point and click environment? Well you can, and in this session, Ed Wilson, the Microsoft Scripting Guy shows you how to harness DSC from within Microsoft’s latest way cool product – Operations Management Suite. It is fun, powerful, and easy to use.


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