"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!

Dealing With Event ID 10103 “The virtual machine ‘VM001′ cannot be hot backed up since it has no SCSI controllers attached. Please add one or more SCSI controllers to the virtual machine before performing a backup. (Virtual machine ID DCFE14D3-7E08-845F-9CEE-21E0605817DC)” In Windows Server 2012 R2 by Didier van Hoye

INSTALLED MMA 2012 R2 AGENT ON VIRTUAL WINDOWS SERVER 2012 R2 DOMAIN CONTROLLERS GIVES A LOT OF HEALTH SERVICE HEARTBEAT FAILURE ALERTS by Stanislav Zhelyazkov

How to Expand a Virtual Disk in Windows Azure? by Lai Yoong Seng

Some Insights Into How Windows 2012 R2 Hyper-V Backups Work by Didier van Hoye

Azure 

Create Your Own Base Virtual Image in Windows Azure by Lai Yoong Seng

Authoring VM Roles for Windows Azure Pack by Kristian Nese

1 Monat seit der Windows Azure Migration – was kostet denn der Spaß? in German by Robert Mühsig

How to Transfer Files to Virtual Machine in Windows Azure ? by Lai Yoong Seng

How to Expand a Virtual Disk in Windows Azure? by Lai Yoong Seng

Troubleshooting a Failed Windows Azure Pack Installation by Hans Vredevoort

Running Remote Desktop Services in Windows Azure by Lai Yoong Seng

Windows Azure Pack – VM Role custom Virtual Machine sizes by Marc van Eijk

Exchange

Load Balancing in Exchange 2013 SP1 with F5 by Jaap Wesselius

Move Transport Database in Exchange 2013 by Jaap Wesselius

Hyper-V

Dealing With Event ID 10103 “The virtual machine ‘VM001′ cannot be hot backed up since it has no SCSI controllers attached. Please add one or more SCSI controllers to the virtual machine before performing a backup. (Virtual machine ID DCFE14D3-7E08-845F-9CEE-21E0605817DC)” In Windows Server 2012 R2 by Didier van Hoye

#PSTip Setting Hyper-V client settings by 

Using Shared VHDX to Create a Guest Cluster in Windows Server 2012 R2 by Aidan Finn

Capacity Planner for Hyper-V Replica #hyperv #winserv #scvmm by Robert Smit

Some Insights Into How Windows 2012 R2 Hyper-V Backups Work by Didier van Hoye

#PSTip Setting VM Bandwidth Management QoS in Hyper-V using PowerShell by 

PowerShell

Out of memory exception in PowerShell by Jeff Wouters

#PSTip Restarting PowerShell as an administrator by 

Is Desired State Configuration (DSC) everything I need? by Ravikanth Chaganti

#PSTip Installing and setting up AWS PowerShell Tools by Ravikanth Chaganti

Sharepoint 

BreezeJS Makes Client-Side SharePoint 2013 REST Development a… BREEZE! by Andrew Connell

Understanding Challenges Using Breeze & SharePoint Out-Of-The-Box by Andrew Connell

System Center Configuration Manager

System Center 2012 Configuration Manager Deployment Architectures by Damian Flynn

Windows 8.1 Wireless promt during OSD by Chris Nackers 

System Center Orchestrator

PDT Deployment – VM Refresh Error im Virtual Machine Manager in German by Daniel Neumann

System Center Virtual Machine Manager

NEW MP: SYSTEM CENTER 2012 MANAGEMENT PACK FOR MICROSOFT WINDOWS SERVER FILE & ISCSI SERVICES 2012 R2 by Stanislav Zhelyazkov

CLOUD ADVISOR FOR SYSTEM CENTER VIRTUAL MACHINE MANAGER by Thomas Maurer

UPDATE : Technical Documentation for System Center 2012 R2 Virtual Machine Manager #SCVMM by James van den Berg

SQL Server

Cannot connect to WMI Provider by Chris Nackers

Windows Server

INSTALLED MMA 2012 R2 AGENT ON VIRTUAL WINDOWS SERVER 2012 R2 DOMAIN CONTROLLERS GIVES A LOT OF HEALTH SERVICE HEARTBEAT FAILURE ALERTS by Stanislav Zhelyazkov

How Would Microsoft Design a Scale-Out File Server? by Aidan Finn

KB2935810 – CSV Failover Takes Longer Than Expected In Windows Failover Cluster by Aidan Finn

How Would Microsoft Design a Scale-Out File Server: Disks, Networking, and More by Aidan Finn

A port on the virtual switch has the same MAC as one of the underlying team members on Team Nic Event ID 16945 #winserv by Robert Smit

#PSTip Identifying read-only domain controllers by 

Tools

Enhanced Mitigation Experience Toolkit #EMET #security by Robert Smit