Working with Linux Bundle
PowerShell Core for Linux Administrators Cookbook
Over 150 recipes to leverage Microsoft's open source automation framework and command line shell
- Work effectively on Windows, Linux, and macOS with PowerShell's object-oriented approach and capabilities
- Handle structured data seamlessly without the need for manual parsing
- Enhance your native Linux capabilities with PowerShell Core 6.1
PowerShell Core, the open source, cross-platform that is based on the open source, cross-platform .NET Core, is not a shell that came out by accident; it was intentionally created to be versatile and easy to learn at the same time. PowerShell Core enables automation on systems ranging from the Raspberry Pi to the cloud.
PowerShell Core for Linux Administrators Cookbook uses simple, real-world examples that teach you how to use PowerShell to effectively administer your environment. As you make your way through the book, you will cover interesting recipes on how PowerShell Core can be used to quickly automate complex, repetitive, and time-consuming tasks. In the concluding chapters, you will learn how to develop scripts to automate tasks that involve systems and enterprise management.
By the end of this book, you will have learned about the automation capabilities of PowerShell Core, including remote management using OpenSSH, cross-platform enterprise management, working with Docker containers, and managing SQL databases.
What you will learn
- Leverage the object model of the shell, which is based on .NET Core
- Administer computers locally as well as remotely using PowerShell over OpenSSH
- Get to grips with advanced concepts of PowerShell functions
- Use PowerShell for administration on the cloud
- Know the best practices pertaining to PowerShell scripts and functions
- Exploit the cross-platform capabilities of PowerShell to manage scheduled jobs, Docker containers and SQL Databases
Who this book is for
PowerShell Core for Linux Administrators Cookbook is for you if you are a system administrator who wants to learn to control and automate a Linux environment with PowerShell Core 6.1. Basic knowledge of PowerShell scripting is necessary. It is assumed that you already understand how an operating system is structured and how to use the command-line interface to work with the operating system.
About this Bundle
Harness the power of one of the most-used open source operating systems on the market with the Working with Linux Bundle. Including all new-to-bundle eBooks across three tiers, this collection is ideal for those seeking professional, easy-to-use guides on how to expand their knowledge of Linux and core elements of the operating system such as kernel subsystems, PowerShell and much more.
Choose Tier One and you’ll receive five hands-on and cookbook-style eBooks that will help you create and edit dynamic scripts to manage complex and repetitive tasks, as well as leveraging Linux features to create, run and manage containers. With Mastering Linux Shell Scripting - Second Edition, you’ll understand how to create interactive scripts that prompt for user input, and foster menu structures for operators with little command-line experience.
Opt for Tier Two of the Working with Linux Bundle and you’ll not only receive Tier One’s striking content, but also an additional five eBooks that will help you master command-line techniques and methodologies to automate common yet complex administration tasks, as well as write, monitor, and configure applications quickly and effectively.
This tier includes Hands-On System Programming with Linux, which will help you get to grips with core concepts such as process management, signalling and pthreads, and explore the theoretical underpinnings of Linux system architecture.
Or experience this bundle in its entirety and gain new skills and understanding of Linux with Tier Three, which includes an extra 10 eBooks. This tier will help you discover tools and techniques to troubleshoot your Linux system; understand how to use Kernel facilities to develop powerful drivers and much more.
With Mastering Embedded Linux Programming - Second Edition, you’ll follow a comprehensive guide and discover how to build and configure reliable embedded Linux devices, reduce the power budget of devices to make batteries last longer and learn how to configure Linux as a real-time operating system.
For all your Linux needs and to further enhance your knowledge of this widely used operating system, be sure to purchase your Working with Linux Bundle today.