Linked by Drumhellar on Thu 6th Sep 2012 02:43 UTC
Windows "Windows Server 2012 probably won't have the adoption lag in the enterprise that Windows 8 is bound to face. That's because, aside from the Metro GUI, Server 2012's biggest changes are in substance rather than style, building upon what the company delivered with Windows Server 2008 Release 2 three years ago. In particular, Server 2012 takes two management features Server 2008 R2 admins will be familiar with - Server Manager and PowerShell - and expands on them considerably."
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RE[2]: PowerShell
by Lennie on Fri 7th Sep 2012 08:15 UTC in reply to "RE: PowerShell"
Lennie
Member since:
2007-09-22

I haven't checked all the other properties of the langauge or runtime, but this is a scripting language.

Startup time is really, really important. Without good startup time a scripting language is almost useless from the start.

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RE[3]: PowerShell
by lucas_maximus on Fri 7th Sep 2012 08:17 in reply to "RE[2]: PowerShell"
lucas_maximus Member since:
2009-08-18

lol, what?

Just checked on my PC, I ain't even using Powershell 3.0, 1 second after the Window was displayed.

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RE[4]: PowerShell
by Lennie on Fri 7th Sep 2012 08:19 in reply to "RE[3]: PowerShell"
Lennie Member since:
2007-09-22

Try installing some PowerShell modules.

Take any server with Microsoft software installed, it installs lots of modules.

That is when it gets slow, by default it loads all the modules installed.

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