TMH02 Keep Up with NOW! Automate Rebuilding Your (Home) Lab On Steroids


8:00am - 9:15am

Level: Intermediate

Sven van Rijen

Technology Lead & Senior Desktop Engineer

Wageningen University and Research (WUR)

Are you busy studying for (Microsoft) exams and sick and tired of manually rebuilding your lab environment over and over again? Then please come to this session on how to automate building or rebuilding your home lab. You'll learn about a PowerShell module created to automate these tasks; making use of Hyper–V and Azure Automation DSC. Which tasks are being covered and what hardware and software do you need? It's all covered during this session.

You will learn:

  • How to quickly (re–)build a Hyper–V (lab) environment based on Hyper–V
  • Nested virtualization on Hyper–V
  • Know how to work with Azure Automation DSC