PowerShell Presentation Framework - Part 1

Introducing a "framework" to build WPF GUIs in PowerShell. This multi-part series will work through the reason for the framework and how it's used.

Nathan Ziehnert

8 minute read

A special thanks to Stephen Owen (FoxDeploy) and by proxy Boe Prox (Learn PowerShell) for the inspiration behind this script. I know that Stephen has his own version of a script like this and I won’t claim that this is any better - just a “different” approach. Here are a few of the differences:

Let's Encrypt Cloud Management Gateway

Are you a cheap son of a gun like me? Don't want to spend the $30 on an encryption certificate for your lab instance of Cloud Management Gateway? Then this post is for you! Learn how to create a FREE SSL certificate and use it with Cloud Management Gateway.

Nathan Ziehnert

9 minute read

I’m cheap. Like seriously cheap. So when I wanted to go test Cloud Management Gateway (CMG) with eHTTPS and a public cert I knew I would already be in for some money from my MSDN subscription to run the CMG/CDP instance. Yes, yes, I know… a one year cert from most providers is about $20-30. But seriously - did I already mention I’m cheap?

PERSONAL: Living with Anxiety...

Getting a bit personal here, but if it happens to help anyone then I guess it's worth it.

Nathan Ziehnert

9 minute read

TRIGGER WARNING: I know that talking about anxiety can be a trigger for some. Just know that I might touch on some of those things that trigger you or me.