For building automated tasks on a failover cluster you can use the powershell cmdlet’s which are also available for failover clusters. powershell CLI interface is very useful when building or completing tasks on a frequently manner.
A.e.: HA VM – When you had changed VMs parameters via Powershell or Hyper-V Manager you can directly use “Update-ClusterVirtualMachineConfiguration” cmdlet to update the VM configuration in failover clusters –> http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ee461058.aspx
An general overview of all Powershell commandlet’s for Failover Clusters can be found here:
on my next post we will create an failover cluster with Powershell 😉