About the Speakers

Jeff Hicks

Independent IT Author, Teacher, Consultant, Sensei

Jeffery Hicks is a 14x Microsoft MVP recipient and co-author of the book, 'PowerShell in a Month of Lunches.' He works today as an independent author, trainer, and consultant. Jeff has taught and presented on PowerShell and the benefits of automation to IT Pros worldwide. Jeff has authored and co-authored a number of books, writes for numerous online sites and print publications, a Pluralsight author, and a frequent speaker at technology conferences and user groups.

Building a Better Module Structure

Learn how to create a better structure for your PowerShell modules and how to automate the process including adding support for git and GitHub.
When you create a PowerShell module, there is a recommended minimum file and folder structure you should adhere to. But if you want to take your scripting to the next level, you need to do more than the bare minimum. In this session, you will learn some recommended module design principals. A better-structured module makes it easier to develop, manage and troubleshoot. We’ll also look at a few ways to automate the process from creating the structure to initializing git to connecting to a Github repository.