TechEd North America 2012: Group Policy Reporting and Analysis with Windows PowerShell

Of the Group Policy sessions I attended at TechEd this year, this one was definitely my favorite.  The Group Policy Reporting and Analysis with Windows PowerShell session was presented by Group Policy MVP Jeremy Moskowitz and PowerShell MVP Jeffrey Hicks.  Both Jeremy and Jeff are great presenters on their own, but putting them together on stage made for an awesome (and pretty entertaining) session! Continue reading

TechEd North America 2012: Best Practices for Designing and Consolidating Group Policy for Performance and Security

In the event you’re not on Twitter, don’t subscribe to any newsletters from Microsoft, were on vacation, or just generally live under a rock, you might have missed that Microsoft TechEd North America was last week. I had the opportunity to attend this year for the first time and I’m still trying to process the sheer amount of knowledge that was presented to me in the sessions I attended.  The good news is that if you didn’t get to attend, Microsoft has made recordings of many of the sessions available on Channel 9 on MSDN for free!  Over the next few weeks, I’m going to be covering some of my favorite sessions (starting with the Group Policy sessions!) and linking to the videos. Continue reading

Group Policy Sessions at Microsoft TechEd North America 2012

So after reading, re-reading, and re-reading again the TechEd Content Catalog, I can’t say I’m any closer to having a definitive schedule.  How do you choose between so many great speakers? If you’re still working out your schedule and have anything to do with Group Policy in your organization, there are several really good looking sessions that you should check out:

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