dbatools and docker

We now provide Docker images to help dbatools users easily create a non-production environment to test commands and safely explore our toolset.

powershell splatting

Splatting in PowerShell makes code easier to read. Instead of typing a bunch of parameters allllll across the screen, you can use an easy-to-read hashtable or array. Argument splatting was …

more on masking

Since our last post, we’ve added new features and fixed a few bugs! Please update to 0.9.730. New features Each table update is now a transaction Support for NULL values …

automated data masking

Static Data Masking is such an important aspect of an organization’s data security posture, I hoped it could somehow be included in dbatools 1.0. I’m excited to report that, thanks …

breaking changes update

Before I go into the breaking changes introduced in 0.9.518, I wanted to highlight Invoke-DbatoolsRenameHelper which is an awesome command that will help you with a vast majority of our …

dbatools 1.0 progress!

Thanks to several of our team members, we’re now progressing quickly towards dbatools 1.0! 🤗 The progress is so encouraging, I believe 1.0 is around the corner. Because of this, …

more updates

Just a quick note that we’ve made more changes to align with 1.0, now available in version 0.9.453. Renamed Log Shipping Get-DbaDbLogShipError Invoke-DbaDbLogShipping Invoke-DbaDbLogShipRecovery Test-DbaDbLogShipStatus Registered Servers (Central Management Server) …