PowerShell Performance: Avoiding the pipeline part 1

The PowerShell pipeline is a practial tool in the shell. But if you are writing scripts or workflows, avoid the pipeline! It will increase the running time of your script/workflow. Run to following script on your machine to see the difference:

On my machine, the operation with the foreach-object (pipeline) took 4.7s longer than […]

Synology Wake-on-lan (without additional packages)

A couple of years ago, there was a Synology package provided by Axl to easily wake a computer in your LAN from the Synology NAS. However, after a few DSM updates, the package wasn’t working anymore. So George Ruinelli took Axls package, enhanced it and life was good again. Just until Synology updated DSM again […]