Automation/Scripting


Got the Time?

Reader Tim FitzPatrick sends in a great scripting tip for managing time across time zones.

Shell Game

Microsoft's PowerShell puts scripting power in your hands.

Intelligent Transfer

Lift the load of downloads using Window's Background Intelligent Transfer Service (BITS) 2.0.

SQL Slip Up

What happens when a query goes wrong -- very, very wrong.

Windows PowerShell: Command Performance

Windows PowerShell is almost ready for prime time.

Microsoft PowerShell Tool Nears Q4 Release

Microsoft is shipping Release Candidate 2 (RC2) of its PowerShell 1.0 command line environment and scripting language for Windows Server 2003.

Get Your Shell On

Automate admin tasks easier with the new Windows PowerShell.

Put Your Tasks on Automatic

Automate your task management without learning a new language.

Shut Down, Already

Use this script to shut down or reboot a group of computers.

Service Control Freak

Services are invaluable, but be sure to keep them from taking over.

Automate This! Part 4: You Send Me

In the final installment of this four-part series, Chris shows that the best solution may not be the most elegant one.

Automate This! Part 3

Do that thing you do.

Setting the Timer

Mr. Script explores integrating a Web-based order system with electronic software deliver.

New Software Assurance Plan Is Filled with Partner Goodies

Partners to get new opportunities in delivering deployment services and training.

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