I would like to take this chance to dedicate this book to the soul of my dad and to thank my mom for her love, encouragement, and prayers.
To Israa, the best wife and friend in the world, thanks for your love, support, and patience during the long days and nights I have spent writing this book. I could not have done this without you.
To my dear son Yahia, your little smile gives me the strength and power to do something that will make you proud of your dad. Keep it up, my son, this smile brightens up my life.
To my old friend Refaat Issa and my friends in Redmond from the PowerShell team, Dan Harman, Hemant Mahawar, and Indhu Sivaramakrishnan, thanks for your feedback, comments, and advice during the preparation phase. It helped me ...