Idera Announces PowerShell Plus 41

New Version Includes Source Control Integration and Scriptable IDE

HOUSTON – SEPTEMBER 20, 2011 – Idera, a leading provider of Windows PowerShell management and administration solutions, today announced PowerShell Plus™ 4.1, the most advanced Interactive Development Environment (IDE) for Windows PowerShell. The new version gives users more control over their scripting environment with Source Control Integration and an enhanced Scripting Object Model for automating most features in the IDE.

“As a long-time user of PowerShell Plus, each new version enables me to more fully control, customize and automate the management of my Windows environment,” said Aleksandar Nikolic, PowerShell MVP,  co-founder and senior editor of PowerShell Magazine. “The new Source Code Integration gives us extensive control over the script change process, which, in turn, gives us the flexibility to work more effectively as a team.”

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 4.1 includes these new features:
  • Version control integration using MSCCI compliant plug-ins
  • 150+ scriptable APIs for automating the IDE and managing the user options
  • 50+ Hyper-V scripts using the Virtualization Management Interface
“PowerShell Plus has helped hundreds of thousands of Windows administrators execute on their ideas of how to better manage their IT environments,” said Rick Pleczko, President and CEO of Idera. “PowerShell 4.1 gives users even more customization and automation options to turn these once grand ideas into Windows management reality.”

About Idera’s PowerShell Plus 4.1
PowerShell Plus 4.1 is available today at $199 per user. For more information and to purchase PowerShell Plus, please visit

About PowerShell Magazine
PowerShell Magazine is a trade magazine, with strong technical content targeting beginners and experienced users alike. PowerShell Magazine is a free online magazine which is also available as a free PDF. The editorial team includes several Microsoft PowerShell MVPs, crossing disciplines between software development and systems administration, as well as long time PowerShell community members. To learn more, 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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