Hi Community,

here is my compilation of the most interesting technical blog posts written by members of the Microsoft MVP Community. The number of MVPs is growing well, I hope you enjoy their posts. @all MVPs If you’d like me to add your blog posts to my weekly compilation, please send me an email (florian_klaffenbach@dell.com) or reach out to me via Twitter (@FloKlaffenbach). Thanks!


Featured Posts of the Week!

Money Saving Hero of 2012: Windows 2012 In Box Deduplication Delivers Big Value by Didier van Hoye

#PSTip List all cmdlets that accept a specific object type as input by Ravikanth Chaganti

Cluster Aware Updating – Cluster CNO Name 15 Characters (NETBIOS name length) GUI Issue by Didier van Hoye

Simple vWorkspace Connection Broker Monitoring with PowerShell by Adam Driscoll


Hyper-V

Hyper-V ID Hash Table by Jeffery Hicks

A WS2012 Hyper-V Converged Fabric Design With Host And Guest iSCSI Connections by Aidan Finn

Is Dynamic Memory Coming To Linux Virtual Machines on Hyper-V? by Aidan Finn

Hyper-V Manager Windows Store App by Aidan Finn

Error Message “Video Remoting Was Disconnected” When VM Connect to a Virtual Machine by Lai Yoong Seng

Video Hyper-V Talk mit 4 MVPs Virtual Maschine by Carsten Rachfahl

Was geht mit Hyper-V, und welche Lizenzen braucht der Kunde dafür? in German by Nils Kaczenski

Hacking VMConnect by Adam Driscoll

Windows Server Core 

Money Saving Hero of 2012: Windows 2012 In Box Deduplication Delivers Big Value by Didier van Hoye

Microsoft Virtualisierungs Podcast Folge 26: SMB 3.0 Teil 1 in German by Carsten Rachfahl

KB2777646 – SMB Multichannel Skips Non-Routable IP Addresses Of NIC If Routable IP Addresses Also Configured by Aidan Finn

Windows Server Cluster

KB2549472 – W2008 R2 Cluster Node Cannot Rejoin Cluster After Node is Restarted Or Removed From Cluster by Aidan Finn

KB2549448 – W2008 R2 Clustering Uses Default Time-Out After You Configure Regroup Timeout Setting by Aidan Finn

Cluster Aware Updating – Cluster CNO Name 15 Characters (NETBIOS name length) GUI Issue by Didier van Hoye

System Center Virtual Machine Manager

Overview of System Center 2012 SP1 – Virtual Machine Manager #SCVMM #sysctr by James van den Berg

The Network Virtualization Guide with SC 2012 – VMM SP1 by Kristian Nese

SCVMM 2012 SP1 Error: Windows network virtualization is not enabled on a host NIC available for placement by Thomas Maurer

System Center Data Protection Manager

Upgrade DPM 2010 to DPM 2012 SP1 by Lai Yoong Seng

Exchange

Setting up a Geo DNS environment in your test lab – part II by Johan Veldhuis

PowerShell

#PSTip List all cmdlets that accept a specific object type as input by Ravikanth Chaganti

#PSTip Monitor file growth using WMI by Ravikanth Chaganti

#PSTip How to clear the $error variable by Aleksandar Nikolic

#PSTip Working with ISO files by 

#PSTip How can I tell if I’m in a remote PowerShell session? by 

Simple vWorkspace Connection Broker Monitoring with PowerShell by Adam Driscoll

Pseudo-Polymorphism in PowerShell by Adam Driscoll

Friday Fun: Edit Recent File by Jeffery Hicks

Security

Sicherheit ganzheitlich betrachten und umsetzen in German by Nils Kaczenski

Word

Word 2010: Vorlage neu verbinden in German by Nils Kaczenski

Events

Special PowerShell and Group Policy Session Feb 6 by Jeffery Hicks


Other MVPs I follow

James van den Berg - MVP for SCCDM System Center Cloud and DataCenter Management
Kristian Nese - MVP for System Center Cloud and Datacenter Management
Ravikanth Chaganti - MVP for PowerShell
Jan Egil Ring - MVP for PowerShell
Jeffery Hicks - MVP for PowerShell
Keith Hill - MVP for PowerShell
David Moravec – MVP for PowerShell
Aleksandar Nikolic - MVP for PowerShell
 - MVP for PowerShell
Adam Driscoll - MVP for PowerShell
Marcelo Vighi - MVP for Exchange
Johan Veldhuis - MVP for Exchange
Lai Yoong Seng - MVP for Virtual Machine
Rob McShinsky - MVP for Virtual Machine
Hans Vredevoort - MVP for Virtual Machine
Leandro Carvalho - MVP for Virtual Machine
Didier van Hoye - MVP for Virtual Machine
Romeo Mlinar - MVP for Virtual Machine
Aidan Finn - MVP for Virtual Machine
Carsten Rachfahl - MVP for Virtual Machine
Thomas Maurer - MVP for Virtual Machine
Alessandro Cardoso - MVP for Virtual Machine
Robert Smit – MVP for Cluster
Marcelo Sinic - MVP Windows Expert-IT Pro
Ulf B. Simon-Weidner - MVP for Windows Server – Directory Services
Meinolf Weber - MVP for Windows Server – Directory Services
Nils Kaczenski - MVP for Windows Server – Directory Services
Kerstin Rachfahl - MVP for Office 365

No MVP but he should be one

Jeff Wouters - PowerShell