3 New Developer Virtual Labs for Windows Server 2008

Try out Windows Server 2008 in a hands-on Virtual Lab: http://msdn2.microsoft.com/en-us/virtuallabs/cc307280.aspx. Virtual Labs allow you to test out Windows Server in a guided sandbox environment without having to download trial software or dedicate test hardware.

IIS 7.0 with Custom Handlers

  • Create a Managed Handler
  • Create a Custom Administration Interface
  • Add tracing to Custom Handlers

Creating Windows PowerShell V2 Script Cmdlets

· After completing this lab, you will be better able create a new Script Cmdlet, add typed, validated parameters to a cmdlet, use input from the pipeline, Support –confirm and –whatif switches, and implement verbose and debug support.

Virtual Lab Express: What's New in Windows PowerShell V2

· In this lab, you will see some of the new features being implemented in Windows PowerShell version 2. Since PowerShell Version 2 is in the early stages of development, many things will change before final release. This lab is based upon an early version of the CTP and may not work in the final CTP. Please check the PowerShell blog for any updates.

Learn IIS Home: http://www.iis.net/Default.aspx?tabid=1

Window Server Developer Center: http://msdn2.microsoft.com/en-us/windowsserver/default.aspx

Scott Lum