"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 (flo@datacenter-flo.de) or reach out to me via Twitter (@FloKlaffenbach). Thanks!

Featured Posts of the Week!

Troubleshooting federated sharing – part II by Johan Veldhuis

Creating Virtual NICs on a Virtual Hyper-V 2012 R2 Switch for #Hyperv Cluster with #Powershell by James van den Berg

Convert single VMware virtual disk (.vmdk) to Hyper-V virtual disk (.vhd) with Microsoft Virtual Machine Converter (MVMC) by Romeo Mlinar

Create Windows Server 2012 R2 and Windows 8.1 Base Images by Lai Yoong Seng

Azure 

Creating a load balanced, highly available IIS web farm on Windows Azure by Susantha Silva

Exchange

Windows Server 2012 R2: (noch) kein Support für Exchange! in German by Nils Kaczenski

Troubleshooting federated sharing – part II by Johan Veldhuis

Events

Presentation & Demos E2EVC Rome 2013 by Didier van Hoye

Hyper-V  

Preparing Host Clusters For Hyper-V Replica by Aidan Finn  

Session :- Why Hyper- V is Your Best Virtualization Cloud OS Platform? by Lai Yoong Seng

Session: What's New in Windows Server 2012 R2 Hyper-V by Lai Yoong Seng

Enabling Hyper-V Extended Replication by Aidan Finn

Creating Virtual NICs on a Virtual Hyper-V 2012 R2 Switch for #Hyperv Cluster with #Powershell by James van den Berg

Run Hyper-V Manager, MS Visio and MS Project from Surface RT or Nexus 7 FHD Using Presentation Virtualization by Lai Yoong Seng

Kostenlos: Online-Seminar und Prüfungsgutschein zu Hyper-V in German by Nils Kaczenski

Microsoft Cloud OS journey by Susantha Silva

Hyper-V Server 2012 R2 Is Available by Aidan Finn

Office 365 

Das einzige was stört ist der Kunde Edgar K. Geffroy und Office 365 in German by Kerstin Rachfahl

PowerShell

#PSTip Compress and uncompress files and folders using WMI by Ravikanth Chaganti

CSV Overcommitment PowerShell Script – Version 2 in German by Daniel Neumann

PowerShell function to find stale and old trusts in your Active Directory by Jeff Wouters

Download SysInternals with PowerShell by Jeffery Hicks

#PSTip Working with Special Folders by 

#PSTip Get the size of a file on disk by Ravikanth Chaganti

Videocast zum Microsoft PowerShell Deployment Toolkit in German by Carsten Rachfahl

Sharepoint 

Slipped in Under Our Noses: SharePoint 2013 Now has the OData/REST $metadata Operator! by Andrew Connell

System Center Virtual Machine Manager

Convert single VMware virtual disk (.vmdk) to Hyper-V virtual disk (.vhd) with Microsoft Virtual Machine Converter (MVMC) by Romeo Mlinar

SC2012 R2 VMM Storage Management – SMB 3.0 in German by Daniel Neumann

Windows Client  

Surface RT und Windows 8.1: Akkuproblem nach Update beheben in German by Nils Kaczenski

Windows 8.1 ohne Microsoft-Konto einrichten in German by Nils Kaczenski

Windows Server

Remote Network Access: Health Validation by Damian Flynn

Remote Network Access: Enabling Network Access Protection by Damian Flynn

Session: Storage Options in the Cloud OS by Lai Yoong Seng

Create Windows Server 2012 R2 and Windows 8.1 Base Images by Lai Yoong Seng

Windows Server & System Center 2012 R2 Can Be Bought … Now by Aidan Finn