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LOPSA-NJ Meeting December 4, 2014 – Intro to Chocolatey: A Windows Package Manager

Topic: Intro to Chocolatey: A Windows Package Manager
Speaker: Derek Murawsky
Date: Thursday, December 4, 2014
Time: 7:00pm (social), 7:30pm (discussion)

We will also be having chocolatey cake celebrating LOPSA’s birthday at the meeting.


Lawrence Headquarters Branch of the Mercer County Library
2751 Brunswick Pike
Lawrenceville, 08648-4132
See map: Google Maps

Chocolatey is a package manager for Windows in the vein of APT and RPM. Written in Powershell and based of of Nuget, it allows for easy installation, upgrade, and dependency management of software on Windows.
In this talk, I will give an overview of Chocolatey from a Sysadmin point of view, and show how easy it is to create packages of your own.

“LOPSA-NJ is an organization for system administrators in New Jersey formed to facilitate information exchange pertaining to the field of system administration. LOPSA-NJ is not affiliated with a particular hardware or software vendor or company. Everyone is invited!”