Examples of transferring files to remote locations in PowerShell.

#region - SMB Transfer -

Copy-Item –Path '\\DATACENTER\FileShare\Demo\SMB_Transfered_Me.txt' –Destination '\\DATACENTER\Demo'

#endregion - SMB Transfer -

#region - Copy via WS-Man -

$session = New-PSSession –ComputerName datacenter -Credential tech\shurst
Get-PSSession

$FileSource = "C:\Users\Scott\source\WSMan_Transfered_Me.txt"
$RemoteDestination = 'C:\Demo\'

Invoke-Command -Session $session -ScriptBlock {
    Get-ChildItem $Using:RemoteDestination
}

# Direct Copy
Copy-Item –Path $FileSource  –Destination 'C:\Demo\' –ToSession $session

# Copy and Rename
Copy-Item –Path $FileSource  –Destination 'C:\Demo\WSMan_Transfered_Me.bkup.txt' –ToSession $session

Get-PSSession  | Remove-PSSession

#endregion - Copy via WS-Man -

#region - Copy via SSH -

# Copy File
$SSHSession = New-PSSession -HostName 'datacenter' -UserName tech\shurst
Get-PSSession

$SSHFileSource = "C:\Users\Scott\source\SSH_Transfered_Me.txt"
$RemoteDestination = 'C:\Demo\'

Copy-Item -path $SSHFileSource -Destination $RemoteDestination -ToSession  $SSHSession

Invoke-Command -Session $SSHSession -ScriptBlock {
    Get-ChildItem $Using:RemoteDestination
}

# Copy Full Directory
Get-ChildItem C:\PowerShell

Invoke-Command -Session $SSHSession -ScriptBlock {
    Get-ChildItem C:\Scripts
}

Copy-Item -Path C:\PowerShell -Destination C:\Scripts\PowerShell  -Recurse  -ToSession  $SSHSession

Get-PSSession  | Remove-PSSession
#endregion - Copy via SSH -