TrainSignal Releases PowerShell 3.0 New Features Training

MVP Jeff Hicks' videos will teach IT administrators the new features in PowerShell v3 quickly, and with plenty of resources to stay up to speed.

Dec 11, 2012, 10:17 ET from TrainSignal

SCHAUMBURG, Ill, Dec. 11, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- TrainSignal, the global leader in professional computer training, announced the release of their PowerShell v3 New Features training.

Already considered one of the most robust tools for system administrators, Windows PowerShell 3.0 includes a wide number of improvements. The series of cmdlets for powering scripted tasks is now an integral part of the Windows Server environment for those that know how to use it.

This course includes a number of demonstrations and tools for admins to learn PowerShell 3.0 quickly, building off of version 2.0. These lessons provide deep dives for the some of the countless new shortcuts, scripting enhancements, and more. PowerShell has many more capabilities in version 3.0, and this PowerShell 3.0 course will prepare viewers to switch from v2 to v3 right away.

The video lesson highlights include:

  • PowerShell ISE
  • Remoting Session Configuration
  • Added Features to Popular Commands
  • Shell Console Improvements
  • New PowerShell Workflow

Microsoft MVP Jeff Hicks demonstrates each new PowerShell v3 feature in action, such as working with scheduled jobs, new CIM infrastructure, and web cmdlets. Also, the sample code used in the lessons is provided for practice and even as regular resources. These examples and feature overviews are intended to help with transitions to both Windows 8 and Windows Server 2012 in the near future.

The pace of the course aims to move quickly over basic functions of PowerShell, and into the details of what the upgrades mean for regular users. "Many IT Pros have some experience with v2, but need to get up to speed on v3—fast," says MVP Jeff Hicks, "I designed this course to cover the new features and cmdlets that an IT Pro would want to use right away."

The PowerShell v3 New Features course contains 18 lessons in over 7 hours of video instruction. Students will receive 2 DVDs of video lessons and additional content. Each lesson is available in several formats, iPod Video, Mp3 Audio, .WMV and high quality AVI, allowing students to use course materials on a variety of devices. Students can view all materials online after signing up for the course, ensuring instant access. The course also includes PDF files of instructor notes to provide convenience while learning core concepts.

The PowerShell v3 New Features course is available for just $297. TrainSignal backs each and every course with their exclusive 90-day Total Experience Guarantee. All courses are shipped worldwide at no charge.

About TrainSignal: Founded in 2002, TrainSignal provides computer-based "Total Experience" training that gives individuals the tools and confidence to tackle real-world challenges, pass their certification exams and succeed in today's competitive global IT market.

TrainSignal offers a wide range of computer training packages covering Microsoft, Cisco, Citrix, CompTIA, VMware, and Microsoft Office. In addition to its Windows Server 2012, Exchange Server 2010, and Windows 7 courses, TrainSignal offers training for over fifty different training courses including VMware vSphere training, Cisco CCNA training, Citrix XenDesktop training and more.

A privately-held company, TrainSignal is based in Schaumburg, IL. For more information about TrainSignal, please visit

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