London Calling! Conferences ahoi coming up

Happy to report that I will be giving multiple sessions around Ansible and Windows in September. The first one is at winops (https://www.winops.org/), where I'll be talking about our learnings from implementing Ansible during the last 12-18 months. I'll touch on some technical things, but I will also be discussing the "soft" side of taking

Automating Infrastructure Validation using Pester, Ansible and Elasticsearch

I've been pretty slow on the whole "Pester movement" lately - I'm simply not writing that many advanced PowerShell functions at the moment. However, Pester can do more than unit/integration testing of PowerShell modules. The PowerShell "Operation Validation Framework" uses Pester to invoke tests for verifying that the running infrastructure is configured as intended. Unfortunately,