A whole lot, that’s what!
First, let us take a look at the name. Normally, I would say “What’s in a name?” but Powershell’s name actually holds some meaning. The first word, ‘Power,’ adequately describes the language, which is quite powerful. It was clearly designed from the ground-up to be a purebred full-throttle administration tool. And ‘Shell’ simply means it is a command-line user interface. Think of Powershell as a powerful command-line administration interface, and you know why they call it that.”