Managing Failover Clustering with Windows PowerShell (Part 1)
To use Windows PowerShell to manage your failover cluster, you will first need to install the Failover Clustering feature using Server Manager, or the Failover Clustering Tools via the RSAT (Remote Server Administration Tools).
Installing the Failover Clustering Tools
I didn’t know what the module for Failover Clustering was called, so I ran the “get-module –listavailable” cmdlet to find out what it was called.
Listing all available PowerShell modules
Next I imported the Failover Clustering module using the “import-module FailoverClusters” cmdlet.
Importing the Failover Clustering module
In the next part of this series I will go into detail on getting help and validating a cluster configuration.