Configurations, Best Practices, and Application Deployment
In this chapter, we are going to discuss several related topics: configuring PowerShell applications, development best practices, and application deployment. First, we will discuss how to configure PowerShell applications to so as maximize flexibility and ease of maintenance. A nice feature of SQL Server Integration Services (SSIS) is that it has a number of configuration methods. In this chapter, we will discuss how to achieve comparable functionality in PowerShell using several approaches. Then, we will discuss the goals of best practices and how to apply them to PowerShell. Finally, we will consider deploying PowerShell applications and ways to simplify this process.