"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!

Migrating A Windows Server 2008 R2 Hyper-V Cluster To Windows Server 2012 R2 Hyper-V Cluster In Another Active Directory Domain – PART 1 by Didier van Hoye

Resources for Performance Tuning Guidelines for Windows Server 2012 R2 #WS2012R2 #hyperv by James van den Berg

Dell & Microsoft Announce Support For WS2012 R2 Storage Spaces by Aidan Finn

CONFIGURE CSV CACHE IN WINDOWS SERVER 2012 R2 by Thomas Maurer

Azure 

Why is my SMA Runbook not executed? by Hans Vredevoort

Virtual Machine Availability in Windows Azure by Lai Yoong Seng

Hyper-V

Hyper-V Cluster for the Lab – Part 1 by Romeo Mlinar

Hyper-V Cluster for the Lab – Part 2 by Romeo Mlinar

Migrating A Windows Server 2008 R2 Hyper-V Cluster To Windows Server 2012 R2 Hyper-V Cluster In Another Active Directory Domain – PART 1 by Didier van Hoye

Migrating A Windows Server 2008 R2 Hyper-V Cluster To Windows Server 2012 R2 Hyper-V Cluster In Another Active Directory Domain – PART 2 by Didier van Hoye

KB2928127 – Supported File Paths For Hyper-V Virtual Machine Storage by Aidan Finn

Windows Server 2012 R2 Hyper-V Automatic Virtual Machine Activation by Aidan Finn

Virtual Networking Problems With Emulex NICs And Windows Server 2012 R2 by Aidan Finn

KB2929766 – Configuring Paging File In Hyper-V VM’s SCSI Drive Fails by Aidan Finn

Separate VM in Hyper-V virtual machines using anti-affinity #winserv #hyperv #DRS by Robert Smit

#PSTip VM Port mirroring in Hyper-V by 

Gelöst: Kompatibilitätsprobleme bei Cross Version Live Migration in German by Benedict Berger

Office 365

Microsoft enables Multi-Factor Authentication for Office 365 Users by John Policelli

Comparing Multi-Factor Authentication in Office 365 and Azure by John Policelli

PowerShell

Using Community Desired State Configuration Resources by Damian Flynn

Using the PowerShell CIM Explorer by Jeffery Hicks

CONVERT TEXT TO OBJECT WITH POWERSHELL AND REGULAR EXPRESSIONS by Jeffery Hicks

Get remote Best Practice Analyzer results through PowerShell by Jeff Wouters

What is Project Possessod? by Jeff Wouters

GET POWERSHELL PARAMETER ALIASES by  Jeffery Hicks

FRIDAY FUN: THE MEASURE OF A FILE by  Jeffery Hicks

ANOTHER POWERSHELL VALENTINE by  Jeffery Hicks

System Center Core

UPDATE ROLLUP 1 FOR SYSTEM CENTER 2012 R2 SPF by Stanislav Zhelyazkov

Great WhitePaper #SQL and System Center from MVP Paul Keely #sysctr #MVPBUZZ by James van den Berg

System Center Configuration Manager

How to cancel Distribution of Content to ConfigMgr DP by David O'Brien

How to find the ConfigMgr SMS Provider Location by David O'Brien

System Center Operations Manager

QUICK LOOK AT SYSTEM CENTER SERVICE MANAGEMENT AUTOMATION MANAGEMENT PACK by Stanislav Zhelyazkov

QUICK LOOK AT WINDOWS AZURE PACK MANAGEMENT PACK by Stanislav Zhelyazkov

System Center Virtual Machine Manager

What is a Management Stamp? by Kristian Nese

System Center 2012 R2 VMM Library – ODX Support in German by Daniel Neumann

SQL Server

SQL 2012 AND SYSTEM CENTER 2012 R2 GUIDE by Stanislav Zhelyazkov

Der Microsoft.ACE.OLEDB.12.0-Provider fehlt in German by Toni Pohl

Windows Server

Windows Server Failover Cluster Validation by Aidan Finn

Resources for Performance Tuning Guidelines for Windows Server 2012 R2 #WS2012R2 #hyperv by James van den Berg

Dell & Microsoft Announce Support For WS2012 R2 Storage Spaces by Aidan Finn

Wenn (und warum) nslookup unerwartete Ergebnisse zeigt in German by Nils Kaczenski

HOTFIX : Windows Server 2012 R2 NVGRE Gateway #SCVMM #NVGRE by James van den Berg

KB2919393 – Update Rollup For WS2012 by Aidan Finn

KB2919394 – Update Rollup For WS2012 R2 by Aidan Finn

KB2908243 – WS2012 Computer With NIC Teaming Loses Network Connectivity by Aidan Finn

KB2913766 – Improving JBOD Management For WS2012 R2 Storage Spaces by Aidan Finn

KB2920193 – Virtual Hard Disk Can’t Be Created On WS2012 SMB Share Without Resiliency by Aidan Finn

CONFIGURE CSV CACHE IN WINDOWS SERVER 2012 R2 by Thomas Maurer

How to Participate in the Desired State Configuration (DSC) Community by Damian Flynn

Changing Quorum disk in Windows server 2012R2 No downtime #winserv #iscsi by Robert Smit

AD-Testuser mit Details und lustigen Namen (reloaded) in German by Nils Kaczenski

Windows Server 2012 Scheduled Cluster Tasks by Aidan Finn