DSCEA Essentials

  • DSCEA currently only supports Windows Operating Systems
    (DSCEA depends on Test-DscConfiguration -ReferenceConfiguration)
  • PowerShell version 5 or above must be installed on all systems that interact with the solution
  • PowerShell Remoting and WinRM must be enabled
  • All systems must be members of an Active Directory domain or CimSession configuration and usage is required
  • Management server running Windows Server 2008 R2 SP1 or later that will be used to remotely connect to systems to evaluate their compliance
  • Solution must be executed by a user account that has local Administrator rights on the management server and all endpoint systems
  • DSCEA can integrate into hybrid cloud environments, with support for systems running on-premises, at a service provider’s location or hosted by a cloud provider