Idera Announces PowerShell Plus 40

New Version Delivers Customization, Community Connection Features to Advanced PowerShell IDE

HOUSTON – MARCH 15, 2011 – Idera, a leading provider of management and administration solutions for Microsoft PowerShell, announced PowerShell Plus™ 4.0, the most advanced interactive development environment (IDE) for Windows PowerShell. Based on customer feedback, the new version includes an enhanced user interface with the ability to completely customize and personalize the user experience, making it even easier to learn and master PowerShell.

“PowerShell Plus has been my primary PowerShell development tool for years,” said Thomas Lee, PowerShell MVP, renowned speaker and PowerShell expert. “The new features in PowerShell Plus 4.0 make it even easier to use - especially the new multi-tab environment, which makes it faster and easier to develop, debug and run scripts.”

PowerShell Plus is designed to help administrators and developers quickly master the PowerShell scripting language while dramatically increasing the productivity of both novice and expert users. PowerShell Plus 4.0 includes these new features:
  • Redesigned UI with multi-tab environment to enable faster script development and execution
  • Completely customizable user interface enables users to work more efficiently
  • Community Connection features include direct integration with and other community sites providing instant access to script libraries, educational resources and PowerShell experts.
  • Enhanced script debugging features including a Syntax Error List feature that helps users identify errors at a glance for faster debugging
“PowerShell Plus 4.0 was developed with one thing in mind: ‘How do we further increase the productivity of PowerShell users?’” said Rick Pleczko, President and CEO of Idera. “Based on the positive beta tester feedback we’ve received, it sounds like we’ve achieved what we set out to do! We look forward to hearing what the rest of the PowerShell community thinks about PowerShell Plus 4.0.”

About Idera’s PowerShell Plus 4.0
PowerShell Plus 4.0 is available today at $199 per user. For more information and to purchase PowerShell Plus, please visit

About Idera
Idera provides tools for Microsoft SQL Server, SharePoint and PowerShell management and administration. Our products provide solutions for performance monitoring, backup and recovery, security and auditing and PowerShell scripting. Headquartered in Houston, Texas, Idera is a Microsoft Gold Partner and has over 9,000 customers worldwide. To learn more, please contact Idera at +1-713.523.4433 or visit

Idera is a division of BBS Technologies, Inc. Idera and PowerShell Plus are trademarks or registered trademarks of BBS Technologies, Inc. or its subsidiaries in the United States and other jurisdictions. All other company and product names may be trademarks or registered trademarks of their respective companies.


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