Powershell – Test URL “ping” from command line

The following scenario could be useful for those that need to regularly monitor the response type of specifc URL or URLs; this can be done quite easily by using Powershell. The approach can be easily integrated in functions and automated/scheduled scripts to get a periodic status of the URLs monitored. Read More …

Python – What is a Dataframe?

A dataframe is a two-dimensional data structure, i.e., data is aligned in a tabular fashion in rows and columns, exactly as you would see in a classic Excel spreadsheet. In other terms, Pandas DataFrame is nothing but an in-memory representation of an Excel sheet via Python programming language.
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Searching through files for matching text strings (Powershell)

Let’s see some Powershell ways to search for text or files, also in Word and Excel programs, on a Windows system (server and client). A scripting way to this common tedious activity (searching for files and text in files) would be useful to not waste time, most of the time. Read More …