“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!

HYPER-V OVER SMB: SMB BANDWIDTH LIMITS by Thomas Maurer

Oracle Certified Run on Windows Azure and Hyper-V by Lai Yoong Seng

System Center 2012 SP1 – Orchestrator: Disk Maintenance by Damian Flynn

Live cloning in SCVMM 2012 R2 by Kristian Nese

 


Azure

Windows Azure new memory-intensive VM size (two CPU cores with 14 GB of RAM) by Robert Smit

Oracle running on Azure by Alessandro Cardoso

Oracle Certified Run on Windows Azure and Hyper-V by Lai Yoong Seng

Windows Azure Active Directory Erweiterungen in German by Toni Pohl

 

Hyper-V

Install the Hyper-V Role in Windows Server 2012 R2 and configure Virtual Switches with PowerShell by Romeo Mlinar

Hyper-V Replica Support für Active Directory, Exchange oder SQL Server? in German by Daniel Neumann

KB2886362 – New Update Rollup For DPM 2012 SP1 If Backing Up Hyper-V VMs by Aidan Finn

Sample Converged Network Designs for Hyper-V Hosts by Aidan Finn

HVRemote updated for Hyper-V v.3 including Windows 8, 8.1, Server 2012, and Server 2012 R2 by Steve Jain

HYPER-V OVER SMB: SMB BANDWIDTH LIMITS by Thomas Maurer

Windows Server 2012 R2 update thoughts hyper-v virtual Ethernet adapter network cable unplugged by Robert Smit

 

PowerShell

PowerShell Tools for Visual Studio Beta v0.5 by Adam Driscoll

Getting Started with PowerCLI: Start and Shutdown Virtual Machines by Jeffery Hicks

Friday Fun: Out-ConditionalColor by Jeffery Hicks

 

System Center Dataprotection Manager

Hotfix (Update Rollup 3.6) für SC2012 SP1 Data Protection Manager veröffentlicht in German by Daniel Neumann

 

System Center Orchestrator

System Center 2012 SP1 – Orchestrator: Disk Maintenance by Damian Flynn

 

System Center Virtual Machine Manager

Live cloning in SCVMM 2012 R2 by Kristian Nese

 

Windows Client

Windows 8.1 + Dell e6540 (tips and annoyances) by Steve Jain

 

Windows Server

ODX Speed Up VHDX Creation Times On Windows Server 2012 (R2) by Didier van Hoye

 

Tools

Using the Credential attribute of DSC File Resource by Ravikanth Chaganti

Connect suggestion: DSC Archive resource needs the Credential attribute by Ravikanth Chaganti