TW01 Building Secure and Available DSC Pull Servers

March 9th, 2016

8:00am - 11:00am

Level: Intermediate

Jason Helmick



Using Desired State configuration (DSC) in production requires you to securely pass configurations and custom resources. For the cost of a cup of coffee, you can add high availability to your secured environment, freeing the stress of a lost Pull server. Let Windows PowerShell MVP Jason Helmick take you through the complexities of building a secured and load balanced IIS Pull server for all your DSC needs. Jason will show you how to properly package your configurations and custom resources using the new features of PowerShell V5.

You will learn:

  • To deploy a secured HTTPS DSC Pull server.
  • How to properly package configurations and custom resources for Pull servers
  • Leave with all the examples and scripts