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Merging data from 2 PowerShell DSC configuration data files

01/06/2017  |    7 minute read

As you probably already know, when writing a DSC configuration, separating the environmental data from the configuration logic is a best practice. So all the environment-specific data gets stored in separate (typically .psd1) files. If you work with PowerShell DSC at medium-to-large scale, you (ho...

How to create a custom rule for PSScriptAnalyzer

06/27/2016  |    8 minute read

As you probably know, PSScriptAnalyzer is a static code analysis tool, which checks PowerShell code against rules representing best practices and style guidelines. This is a fantastic tool to set coding style and quality standards, and if we want to, we can easily enforce these standards within a ...

Adding ConfigurationData dynamically from a DSC configuration

06/06/2016  |    6 minute read

When writing a DSC configuration, separating the environmental data from the configuration logic is a best practice : it allows to reuse the same logic for different environments, for example the Dev, QA and Prod environments.