This book was designed for busy administrators with no prior programming experience.
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Pro Great starting point for beginners
"Learn Windows PowerShell 3 in a Month of Lunches", unlike many other PowerShell learning resources, does not require any prior programming experience.
Pro Effective teaching style
The book works through the material at a pace that won't overwhelm most readers. Lab exercises at the end of each chapter reinforce the preceding material.