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!

Migrate Hyper-V Cluster to Windows Server 2012 Hyper-V via Cluster Migration Wizard by Thomas Maurer

Windows Azure IaaS reaches GA by Thorsten Hans

Sharing roles with Hyper-V on the same physical host by Alessandro Cardoso

Server monitoring with System Center Advisor by Marcelo Sinic


Azure

Windows Azure IaaS reaches GA by Thorsten Hans

Installing and Configuring #WindowsAzure Backup agent part 1 of 2 Hybrid #Cloud by James van den Berg

Installing and Configuring #WindowsAzure Backup agent part 2 of 2 Hybrid #Cloud by James van den Berg

Exchange

#PSTip Count the number of mailboxes per department by 

Redmond: where’s my Exchange Admin Center by Johan Veldhuis

Hyper-V

Creating Virtual Machine Using Powershell–Part 2 by Lai Yoong Seng

Microsoft Hyper-V und System Center: Das Handbuch für Administratoren in German by Carsten Rachfahl

Migrate Hyper-V Cluster to Windows Server 2012 Hyper-V via Cluster Migration Wizard by Thomas Maurer

Sharing roles with Hyper-V on the same physical host by Alessandro Cardoso

Design Considerations For Converged Networking On A Budget With Switch Independent Teaming In Windows Server 2012 Hyper-V by Didier van Hoye

Office 

Word-Serienbrief mit Excel-Daten: Datum formatieren in German by Nils Kaczenski

PowerShell

#PSTip PowerShell command-line switch shortcuts by 

System Center Avisor

Server monitoring with System Center Advisor by Marcelo Sinic

System Center Virtual Machine Manager

Cannot remove Hyper-V Host from SCVMM by Thomas Maurer

 SQL Server

#PSTip Backing up SQL transaction log using SMO by Ravikanth Chaganti

#PSTip Restoring a SQL Database using SMO by Ravikanth Chaganti

Windows Server Core

My thoughts on 70-410 by Michael Bender

WebDeploy Port ändern oder wofür ist Port 8172 da? in German by Robert Mühsig

Corefig: Konfiguration für Windows-Core-Server in German by Nils Kaczenski


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
Jeff Wouters - MVP for PowerShell and the man who had his own Newsletter Category before ;)
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
Thorsten Hans – MVP Sharepoint