SharePointDSC Documentation Improvements

Striving hard to make it easier for folks to get started with SharePointDSC, we are making changes in our documentation to categorize every resource within the module into 4 main categories: Common: Resources that needs to be defined on every node in the farm with the same values for each parameters. This category includes resources […]

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Patching a Multi-Server Farm using PowerShell DSC and Cross-Node Dependency

While I already have an article that covers the details of how you can use PowerShell Desired State Configuration (DSC) to patch a SharePoint Farm, I wanted to write a second article that covers the process of patching a multi-server farm, while respecting a sequential upgrade logic. Starting with PowerShell 5.0 we can now specify […]

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Patching your SharePoint Farm with PowerShell DSC

Patching a SharePoint 2013/2016 farm with the help of PowerShell Desired State Configuration (DSC) is a common ask I get from customers almost every single time I deliver a DSC engagement. As part of the SharePointDSC module, we offer two main resources to help you automate the patching process for your farm: SPProductUpdate and SPConfigWizard. […]

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