In an earlier entry to this blog I informed you about Monad - the next generation command-line and scripting environment. At the Microsoft Management summary this week the official name was announced. "Monad" will become Windows Powershell. Also we announced the availability of Powershell Release Candiate 1 (RC1). Several colleagues already covered this topic extensively in their blogs. You find all the details there:

or use the following link to find all blog postings about Powershell on blogs.technet.com:
http://blogs.technet.com/search/SearchResults.aspx?q=powershell&o=Relevance