Powershell enthusiast, DBA and new SQL Server PowerShell Extensions developer Mike Shepard started a blog. Mike addresses a common question I've seem in the SQL Server forums on PowerShellCommunity.org of handling parameters in queries in his post, Executing SQL the Right Way in PowerShell,. A future release of SQL Server PowerShell Extensions will incorporate a series ADO.NET functions into a ADO.NET library or module.
Chad Miller is a Senior Manager of Database Administration at Raymond James Financial. Chad has worked with Microsoft SQL Server since 1999 and has been automating administration tasks using Windows Powershell since 2007. Chad is the Project Coordinator/Developer of the Powershell-based Codeplex project SQL Server PowerShell Extensions (SQLPSX). Chad leads the Tampa Powershell User Group and is a frequent speaker at users groups, SQL Saturdays and Code Camps.