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Ep. 73, Delving into Pester, Profiler, and PSConfEU with Jakub Jareš


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Jakub JarešSoftware engineer at MicrosoftWebsite

Aired July 10, 2023 | 63 min

In this episode of the PowerShell Podcast, we engage in an enlightening conversation with Jakub Jareš. Our discussion revolves around the history, expansion, and significance of Pester, Jakub's role in organizing and delivering PSConfEU this year, and the utility of Profiler, a valuable PowerShell project for troubleshooting performance challenges.

Meet our guest

Jakub Jareš

Jakub is the owner and maintainer of Pester, a senior software engineer at Microsoft, and plays a key role in the development of VSTest and MSTest. Additionally, he maintains Profiler and Assert.

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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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