Over the past few weeks, a team of Microsoft Premier Field Engineers from around the globe and I have been kicking the tires on a crazy idea we’ve had for a while, a PowerShell DSC module that would allow us to manage Office 365 configurations. This is an ambitious task and one that is a […]Read More Early Preview of Office365DSC
As announced in my previous blog post, ReverseDSC Gets a Face Lift, there have been major improvements done to ReverseDSC over the past few months. While we are still analyzing our options to make beta versions of both SharePointDSC and SharePointDSC.Reverse in the PowerShell Gallery, I’ve decided to make beta versions of the modules available […]Read More SharePointDSC and ReverseDSC Betas
ReverseDSC for SharePoint is getting a User Interface! That’s right, you’ve read correctly, a GUI for the script based SharePointDSC.Reverse. This GUI is completely built using PowerShell (which is part of why it looks like its 1995 all over again), so all you need to do is download the script from GitHub (soon to be […]Read More ReverseDSC for SharePoint Gets a Facelift
I just finished presenting a session at SPTechCon Boston which I entitled “VSTS, ARM and DSC for SharePoint 2019 – A match made in heaven“. The session had a very small number of attendees, which made me wonder if the audience I was trying to target with the session even existed in modern enterprises. Off […]Read More IT Pros Need to Get on the Software Development Lifecycle Right Now!
This article provides a base template that will allow you to deploy a SharePoint 2019 farm using PowerShell Desired State Configuration (DSC). This article is meant to be an evolutive process, and will get updated to always reflect the latest version of the SharePointDSC module. It currently uses the v3.0-development branch that is currently in […]Read More SharePointDSC Starter Template for SharePoint 2019