Thomas Rayner

Redmond, WA


Thomas Rayner is a Senior Security Service Engineer at Microsoft. His background is in Cloud and Datacenter Management, specializing in DevOps, CI/CD, systems and process automation, public, private and hybrid cloud, and .NET coding - particularly PowerShell. Thomas is a prominent speaker, best-selling author, and instructor covering a vast array of IT topics. Thomas is very active within the technical community and a variety of Microsoft technical and strategic teams.

My Talks

A Crash Course in Writing Your Own PSScriptAnalyzer Rules

Basic To Baller: Customizing Your PowerShell Prompt

Defense Against the Dark Arts for Muggles

Getting Ahead By Deleting Code

Going Fishing with Superpowered Git Hooks

How To Start Taking Risks Without Getting Clawed In The Face

Learning and Teaching PowerShell with PSKoans

Regex For Complete Noobs

Regex for Rockstars

Writing Compiled PowerShell Cmdlets

Writing Your First Visual Studio Code Extension