Tag: Python

PowerShell vs. Python: A Battle for the Ages

What's the best programming language? You might get ten different answers when asking ten different developers. In this article, we're going to compare two languages; PowerShell and Python. You will get a glimpse into each of these languages and understand how they compare and contrast in features such as syntax, availability across platforms, and more.

Mohamed Mostafa Avatar Mohamed Mostafa

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How to Connect to SQL Server from Linux

Learn how to connect to SQL Server from Linux!

Adam Bertram Avatar Adam Bertram

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How to Rename Amazon S3 Folder Objects with Python

Amazon's S3 service consists of objects with key values folder. Learn the Amazon S3 rename folder procedures using Python.

Adam Bertram Avatar Adam Bertram

3 min. read

How to Use Python to Append to a List

In Python, lists are a common data structure that holds multiple elements. In this post, learn how you use Python to append to a list.

Adam Bertram Avatar Adam Bertram

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How to Format Dates with Python

There are many different types of objects that we can work with in Python. Dates are one of those objects that are infamous in nearly every language. Date types are notoriously hard to wrangle but Python has quite a few ways to manipulate dates and time.

Adam Bertram Avatar Adam Bertram

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How Do You Install Python?

To kick off our series on Python from a PowerShell guy's perspective, the first thing we have to do is install Python.

Adam Bertram Avatar Adam Bertram

3 min. read

How to Create a Computer Inventory Script in Python for Windows

Basic details of your computer like operating system and version, memory, network adapter and hard drive are never stored in one central location. You always have to go clicking around for it. But if you've got Python installed, we can build a script that collects all of that information and returns all of the details right at the console.

Adam Bertram Avatar Adam Bertram

3 min. read

How to Query WMI from Linux and Python

I've recently been playing with Ansible quite a bit and, unfortunately, it's only available on Linux. Being a big Windows guy, I've had to learn a ton about how Linux and Python interact with Windows. My goal was to get my Ubuntu Linux box to simply be able to query a Windows box. Let's break it down!

Adam Bertram Avatar Adam Bertram

2 min. read

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