Adding a code coverage badge to a PowerShell project
This blog post describes how you can add a code coverage badge to the readme.md of your PowerShell projects in Github as well as have them automatically updated with the current coverage percentage via your Continuous Integration pipeline (if you've implemented one). "Code coverage" (or test coverage) is the…
Managing SSRS Subscriptions with PowerShell
I was recently tasked with investigating how we could store the configuration of our SQL Server Reporting Services report subscriptions in a source control and then automate the process of (later) configuring them in one or more new SSRS servers. My first instinct was to look for a PowerShell module…
Automate yourself a better job with Powershell
The phrase "automate yourself out of a job" is too easily misinterpreted as a negative. Without any context it's possible to view it as to mean you shouldn't automate things. If you do you'll end up unemployed or could make others unemployed. In IT at least, this is unlikely to…