Reverse Engineer an Existing SharePoint Farm using PowerShell DSC

PowerShell Desired State Configuration (DSC) is a technology that allows you to define a configuration for an environment, and ensure it automatically gets configured tat way. It can also help you monitor the delta between the current state of the environment and what the defined configuration (a.k.a. Desired State) is. So as an example in […]

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PowerShell DSC at a Glance – Frequently asked Questions (FAQ)

PowerShell Desired State Configuration (DSC) is a great way to automate the deployment of any type of environments. The DSC engine has matured a lot over the past 2 years, and is now ready for prime time within the enterprises. However, I feel like this is still a component of PowerShell that is too little […]

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Installing SharePoint 2016 with PowerShell Desired State Configuration (DSC)

This article is deprecated. New information on how to use PowerShell DSC to install SharePoint 2016 is available Here. This article is a step by step guide of how to configure a new SharePoint 2016 Single Server farm instance using PowerShell Desired State Configuration (DSC). The example covered in this tutorial is using an Azure […]

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