Windows 2016 S2D adding new node issues

The Environment In one of my deloyments we have a 5 node Hyper-V 2016 S2D Cluster. It's based on Dell R730xd each with 2x 16core CPUs, 512GB RAM and storage of 2x 1,6TB NVMe cards, 4x 1,6TB SSD and 6x 4TB SATA drives. That gives us over 60TB of usable 3-tier storage with 2 nodes …

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PPoSh 5th Meetup

PPoSh 5th Meetup The Meeting 26.09.2017 was a very happy day. We gathered again with PoSh enthusiasts in Wroclaw. This time we had some guests from Poznan! A month before after all the sessions we had quite fruitful discussion. Amongst diverse topics we also tried to answer the questions of 'The State of PowerShell in …

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Add-Font

Installing a new font in Windows. This can't be difficult, right? It is just drag and drop. Get your newest shiny font, open c:\windows\Fonts and drop it there. This should also be very easy to automate then. Well, ouch! There would be no post article then:) Gathering the pieces I started with simplest possible solution …

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PowerShell process with alternate credentials RunAs Administrator

The WHY? Imagine an environment where users have no administrative rights on their machines. Yes, those environments DO happen. Now, you either have a special account to run privileged operations for EACH of them or you have LAPS (link) deployed (which I highly recommend anyway!). Usually, you're running things from your local workstation from where …

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