Tag: ConfigMgr

MMS 2010 Keynote: Server Management

I’m tuning into the live webcast of today’s (there’s another tomorrow) Microsoft Management Summit 2010 keynote featuring server management.  I’ll be doing my best to blog about new stuff as it happens. System Center Service Manager 2010 is announced as RTM.  Sorry dudes!  YEARS of work (and rework) and I thought you’d get more of…

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MS Ireland Event: Best of MMS 2010

Microsoft Ireland are hosting a “best of” event with content and some speakers from the Microsoft Management Summit that is on this week.  Registration is open now.  The two sessions I’m most looking forward to are the ConfigMgr V.Next one by Jeff Wettlaufer and the Opalis session by Greg Charman. It sounds like something similar…

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Configuration Manager 2007 Dashboard

The ConfigMgr 2007 Dashboard is a recently released free add-on from MS to allow you to quickly view the status of the most important items in your deployment.  The listed benefits are: Actionable information out of the box. The dashboard comes with a wide range of valuable, built-in reports that IT managers can access without…

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Elastic Virtualisation With System Center

Today I was working with a customer who needed to grow their hosted presence with us due to performance and scaling requirements.  OpsMgr ProTips alerts made us aware of certain things that got the customer and us working.  A VMM library template machine was quickly deployed to meet the sudden requirements.  That got me thinking…

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System Center Configuration Manager 2007 Guides

Microsoft published a bunch of guides for engineers and administrators who work with ConfigMgr 2007: System Center Configuration Manager 2007 Deployment Guide: This guidance provides information on how to design and deploy a Configuration Manager infrastructure within a healthcare organization. It allows the healthcare organization to be confident that the Configuration Manager infrastructure being designed…

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Configuration Manager Dashboard

Jett Wettlaufer posted a blog entry about the beta for the Configuration Manager Dashboard.  He includes a bunch of screenshots of the product in action with some data.  This gives people a quick visualisation of various statuses. Technorati Tags: System Center,ConfigMgr Please follow and like us:

Configuration Manager and Intel vPro

Jeff Wettlaufer recorded a cool (and short) video where he demonstrates how Intel vPro can make a helpdesk administrator’s job a lot easier and more efficient when combined with System Center Configuration Manager.  It includes demonstrations of power control over the LAN and wifi, and remote BIOS access. Please follow and like us:

Configuration Manager V.Next TAP Starts

Microsoft has started the Technology Adopter Program nomination process for the next major release (not 2007 R3) of Configuration Manager (ConfigMgr, SCCM).  That means a CTP or beta cannot be far off. We got a brief look at ConfigMgr V.Next at TechEd in Berlin.  Wow, what a leap this product is making.  It just seems…

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