“The Elway Gazette”

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 PowerEdge VRTX Has Potential Beyond ROBO As a Scale Out File Server Building Block by Didier van Hoye

Microsoft & Oracle Announce Windows Azure Partnership by Thomas Maurer

Enabling Remote Desktop Connection To WS2012R2 Virtual Machines by Aidan Finn

Microsoft System Center 2012 R2 Virtual Machine Manager Videos #SCVMM #sysctr #TEE13 by James van den Berg 

 


 

Azure

Windows Azure Pack available for download by Thomas Maurer

Microsoft & Oracle Announce Windows Azure Partnership by Thomas Maurer

Upgrade Sequencing for System Center 2012 R2 information #sysctr #WindowsAzure by James van den Berg

Get your Windows Server 2012 R2 Preview here #WS2012 #Winserv #Hyperv #WindowsAzure #TEE13 by James van den Berg 

 

Hyper-V

Typical Hyper-v Cluster Configuration #TEE13 #ws2012R2 by Robert Smit

Windows Server 2012 R2 Hyper-V – Guest Clustering With Shared VHDX by Aidan Finn

Windows Server 2012 R2 Hyper-V – Hyper-V Replica by Aidan Finn

What Is The Default Password For WS2012 R2 Preview VHD? by Aidan Finn

Create Guest Clusters in Windows Server 2012 Hyper-V by Aidan Finn

Enabling Remote Desktop Connection To WS2012R2 Virtual Machines by Aidan Finn

Adding A DVD Drive To A Generation 2 Virtual Machine by Aidan Finn

Live VM Export–Windows Server 2012 R2 by Lai Yoong Seng

Generation 2 VM–Windows Server 2012 R2 by Lai Yoong Seng

Snapshot or Checkpoint in Windows Server 2012 R2 Hyper-V? by Lai Yoong Seng

Storage Spaces, Hyper-V VM Mobility & 10Gbps are Key Elements by Didier van Hoye 

 

Office 365

Video2Brain: Entdeckungstour zu Office 365 Wave 15 in German by Kerstin Rachfahl

 

PowerShell

Notable bug fixes in Windows PowerShell 4.0 by Jeff Wouters

New Workflow features in PowerShell 4.0 by Jeff Wouters

Get-WMIObject says access is denied by Jeff Wouters

Known incompatibilities with Windows Management Framework 4.0 by Jeff Wouters

Browsing PowerShell Commands by Jeffery Hicks

Friday Fun: Quote of the Day Revised by Jeffery Hicks 

 

Sharepoint 

Slides from my SharePoint App Development Talk #DNDF13 by Thorsten Hans

 

System Center Core

What’s The Big “Story” With WSSC 2012 R2? by Aidan Finn

What is new in Microsoft System Center 2012 R2 ? #sysctr #Cloud #WindowsAzure #SCVMM by James van den Berg 

 

System Center Dataprotection Manager

Remote SQL for DPM 2012 R2 Requirements by Lai Yoong Seng 

 

System Center Virtual Machine Manager

System Center Virtual Machine Manager 2012 SP1: Prepare Installation by Aidan Finn

Storage management with datacenter abstraction layer (SCVMM 2012 R2) by Kristian Nese

How to add your virtualization gateways to SCVMM 2012 R2 by Kristian Nese

Microsoft System Center 2012 R2 Virtual Machine Manager Videos #SCVMM #sysctr #TEE13 by James van den Berg

Bring Microsoft Software-Defined Networking (SDN) in your DataCenter with #sysctr #SCVMM #WS2012 by James van den Berg 

 

SQL Server

#PSTip Change database recovery model using SMO by Ravikanth Chaganti

#SQL Server-Based Database Services for Hosting Providers Guide #Hyperv #SCVMM by James van den Berg

Get the version of sqlservr through PowerShell by Jeff Wouters 

 

Windows Client

Remote Server Administration Tools (RSAT) for Windows 8.1 Preview by Aidan Finn

Doing An Online Update From Windows 8 Pro to Windows 8.1 Preview by Aidan Finn

Windows 8.1 Preview available by Thomas Maurer

The return of the Start button by Jeff Wouters 

 

Windows Server Core

DELL PowerEdge VRTX Has Potential Beyond ROBO As a Scale Out File Server Building Block by Didier van Hoye

Teamed NIC Live Migrations Between Two Hosts In Windows Server 2012 Do Use All Members by Didier van Hoye

#Deploy a Cluster Without #Network Names in #Active Directory Domain #Services #12R2 #tee13 by Robert Smit

Updated Links on Windows Server 2012 R2 File Server and SMB 3.0 #tee13 by Robert Smit

Building A WS2012R2 Preview Test/Demo/Learning Lab by Aidan Finn

Creating A Virtual WS2012R2 SOFS with Shared VHDX & Storage Spaces by Aidan Finn

 

Tools

#Microsoft Monitoring Agent 2013 Preview #tee13  by Robert Smit

Windows Management Framework 4.0 Preview download is available by Ravikanth Chaganti