I like the whole WMI concept, and I could really make use of it under Linux ( in some scripts ). Is there something like that for Linux systems? Not really. Are you using WMI to get system parameters, or to query processes, or to change configuration, or monitor for system events, or what?The kernel… Continue reading WMI Equivalent in UNIX and Linux
Active Directory is a special-purpose database — it is not a registry replacement. The directory is designed to handle a large number of read and search operations and a significantly smaller number of changes and updates. Active Directory data is hierarchical, replicated, and extensible. Because it is replicated, you do not want to store dynamic… Continue reading What Is Active Directory? An understanding with VB Script.
Arrays and Hash Tables No matter how many results a command returns, you can always store the results in a variable because of a clever trick. PowerShell automatically wraps results into an array when there is more than one result. In this chapter, you’ll learn how arrays work. You’ll also discover a special type of… Continue reading Arrays and Hash Tables in PowerShell