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Ep. 34, PowerShell Podcast in one day of lunch with Cláudio Silva


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Cláudio SilvaData platform architect at Data MastermindsPersonal website

Aired October 17, 2022 | 94 min

Cláudio walks us through his journey as a database administrator (DBA) and the massive role PowerShell plays. He shares advice for DBAs just starting with PowerShell and automation, including some of the easiest ways to take advantage of dbatools. We also discuss the book Learn dbatools in a Month of Lunches.

Meet our guest

Cláudio Silva

Cláudio Silva works as a data platform architect. This PowerShell lover automates any process he needs to do more than a couple of times. Cláudio is also an active member of the SQL Server and PowerShell communities, contributing to open-source projects, such as dbatools and dbachecks.

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Meet the hosts

Andrew Pla

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Andrew Pla, a seasoned IT professional with over 10 years of experience, has spent the last 5 years mastering PowerShell. An ardent member of the PowerShell community and a Microsoft MVP, he loves sharing his knowledge and leveraging automation to solve complex problems. You can always find him connecting with others on the PDQ Discord and troubleshooting, with the firm belief that a problem shared is a problem halved.

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Jordan Hammond

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Jordan Hammond spent years as an exchange server administrator. One day, it dawned on him that he could automate many of those mundane tasks using PowerShell. And just like that, his journey into PowerShell began. Jordan has spent the past several years working at PDQ perfecting his automation and PowerShell skills.

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