KB 2913445: How to enable debug logging in Virtual Machine Manager

This article describes how to enable debug logging in Microsoft System Center 2012 Virtual Machine Manager (SC 2012 VMM) Service Pack 1 (SP1) and System Center 2012 R2 Virtual Machine Manager (SC 2012 R2 VMM). VMM Event Trace Log (ETL) files provide useful debug logging for troubleshooting many different VMM issues.

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How to create Windows 8 / Windows Server 2012 bootable USB media for deployment on UEFI based systems

Another awesome post from Dell Software Development Engineer Paul Marquardt. He published a blog, how to create Windows 8 / Windows Server 2012 bootable USB media for deployment on UEFI based systems.

I would highly suggest you to read the blog. You can find it here.

Dell Compellent Storage Center PowerShell sample Command Set

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This files contains the scripts from the “Using the Dell Compellent Storage Center PowerShell Command Set” Webcast that took place on December 12, 2013.

PowerShell is the defacto standard for scripting in the Windows environment.  There is a wide variety of PowerShell cmdlets that allow Windows, as well as many server applications, to be managed through scripting.  Dell Compellent also provides a PowerShell command set to manage the Dell Compellent Storage Center.  Operations that include Windows, application and storage tasks can be performed consistently and efficiently using a PowerShell script.

After a brief overview of PowerShell, you’ll learn how to use the Storage Center PowerShell Command Set through a series of demonstrations.  With that knowledge, you’ll be able to start leveraging the command set to manage the Storage Center in your environment.

You can download the scripts here.