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!

Dell Compellent and Offloaded Data Transfer (ODX) by Hans Vredevoort

Simulate A Bandwidth Challenged WAN For BranchCache Demos On WS2012 Hyper-V by Aidan Finn

Can't add a Hyper-V host to cluster using VMM 2012 SP1 by Kristian Nese

Windows Server 2012 NIC Teaming Mode “Independent” Offers Great Value by Didier van Hoye


 

Events

I’ll be speaking at the E2EVC Copenhagen in June of 2013 by Jeff Wouters

Hyper-V

5th grader creating Hyper-V virtual machine and installing Windows Server 2012 by Thomas Maurer

Simulate A Bandwidth Challenged WAN For BranchCache Demos On WS2012 Hyper-V by Aidan Finn

Check Integration Services Version By Using Powershell by Lai Yoong Seng 

 

Office 

#PSTip Working with Excel constants by  

 

PowerShell

PowerShell Books Rule by Jeffery Hicks

#PSTip Get a list of geographical locations by 

The Windows PowerShell 3.0 SDK Sample Pack by  

 

System Center Core

Building a Lab to Get Your Geek On! by Michael Bender

More on Building Your Lab... by Michael Bender 

 

System Center Virtual Machine Manager

SCVMM 2008 R2–Error 2912 – An internal error has occurred trying to contact an agent by Ravikanth Chaganti

Can't add a Hyper-V host to cluster using VMM 2012 SP1 by Kristian Nese

Beware When Using Descriptive Names For VMM by Aidan Finn

Issue with Migration of Virtual Machines |System Center 2012 SP1 Virtual Machine Manager| by Romeo Mlinar

 SQL Server

#PSTip Generate T-SQL script for cloning a SQL database by Ravikanth Chaganti

Windows Client

Understanding ADKs and OPKs #Unattended #windows8 Installation Windows #ADK by Robert Smit 

Microsoft Introduction To Windows 8 Client Hyper-V by Aidan Finn

Windows 8–“You Already Own This App” But It’s Missing Or Not Installed by Aidan Finn

Windows Server Core

How to deploy an “classic” terminal services with Windows 2012 by Ravikanth Chaganti

NetBIOS und der Failover-Cluster in German by Nils Kaczenski

Dell Compellent and Offloaded Data Transfer (ODX) by Hans Vredevoort

Windows Server 2012 NIC Teaming Mode “Independent” Offers Great Value by Didier van Hoye

KB2830510 – Creating a Windows Server 2012 Failover Cluster Fails with Error 0xc000005e by Aidan Finn

Videointerview with Leandro Carvalho about his Hyper-V Buch by Carsten Rachfahl

Windows Server 2012 Hyper-V Installation and Configuration Book by Hans Vredevoort

Tools

Guide zu Claims-Based Identity mit dem Access Control Service in German by Robert Mühsig 


 

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
Steve Jain - MVP for Virtual Machine
Robert Smit - MVP for Cluster
Marcelo Sinic - MVP Windows Expert-IT Pro
Michael Bender - 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
Matthias Wolf - MVP Group Policy
Robert Mühsig - MVP ASP.NET/IIS

No MVP but he should be one

Jeff Wouters - PowerShell