Our Private Cloud team published a blog post about building a cloud with PowerShell!

Windows Server 2012 introduces vastly improved Windows PowerShell support with over 2,300 cmdlets to manage just about everything in the platform. This means you can now use Windows PowerShell to automate all of the IT tasks around cloud datacenter management, starting from deploying your cloud infrastructure servers, through on-boarding virtual machines onto that infrastructure, and ending with monitoring your datacenter environment and collecting information about how it performs. Practically everything is automatable!”

We already knew everything is automatable using PowerShell :-)

Read more here.