Chapters 8 and 9 of PowerShell and WMI have been released into the MEAP. They are available from http://www.manning.com/siddaway2/
Chapter 8 covers the File system
- Administer shares
- Compress or encrypt files
- Monitor file system events
Chapter 9 covers Services and processes including:
- service load order
- discover process owners
- use WMI events to control processes
The code from the chapters is available for download.
Next up is chapter 10 dealing with printers.
Chapter 11 on Networking is complete and I’m working on the IIS WMI provider (chapter 12) and configuring a new server (chapter 13)