The PowerShell Desired State Configuration module is now open sourced!!!:
Code contributions are not considered at this time, except for tests. Issues and discussions are welcome.
Also presenting the Microsoft technical writers:
Key points, copied from @PowerShellMich1’s notes (thank you Sir!):
Follow a big push for DSC to be Open Source
Current work for the PowerShell Team on PSDSC V3 is support of Azure Guest Configuration.
No Roadmap yet except some bug fixes with a planned PSDSC v2.0.6 version. Updates to the DSC Documentation, reviewing/considering work items to be planned.
PSDSC is used by Azure Guest Configuration:
Azure Guest Configuration Started as a cloud governance product. However it now extends to enact custom DSC Configuration.
The different versions of PSDSC Module:
Guest Config Considerations:
From a docs point of view, we still need to:
While the Guest Config scenarios is focussing on Azure, and the PowerShell team is focused on this first customer for the PowerShell DSC platform (the PSDSC Module), the goal is to make the platform open and reusable.
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