Publish to SSIS Catalog using PowerShell

Here is a PowerShell script that I use to provision and setup SSIS Catalogs when I’m demoing SQL Server 2012. It does the following: Connects to localhost (default instance) Drops the existing SSIS Catalog Creates a new SSIS Catalog Creates a Folder Deploys a Project Creates an Environment Creates three server varaibles Creates an environment … Continued

Retrieving the Value of a Sensitive Parameter in a Script

SQL Server 2012 introduces Sensitive Parameters. These parameter values are masked in the UI, protected according to the ProtectionLevel of your package/project when saved to disk, and encrypted when deployed to the SSIS Catalog. When using SSIS Expressions, sensitive parameters can only be assigned to sensitive properties (such as a connection manager’s Password property). You … Continued