Tag Archives: sccm 2012

Configuration Manager 2012 R2 SDK and Toolkit released

Microsoft yesterday released a updated version of the SDK for Configuration Manager 2012 R2, you can find it here –> http://bit.ly/1bsv2T8 This also includes an updated Application Workflow setup (Which allows you to integrate application approval process into Service Manager instead of IT managers needing to go into Configuration Manager to do application approval processes.… Read More »

Managing Ubuntu Clients with Configuration Manager

Microsoft recently released a preview of System Center 2012 R2 and with it, they released a new version of the additional clients for Configuration Manager. You can download them from here –> http://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/details.aspx?id=39360 The pack includes clients for: AIX Version 7.1, 6.1, 5.3 Solaris Version 11 (SPARC and x86) , 10 (SPARC and x86), 9… Read More »

Configuration Manager and Collections

I see a lot of questions on the forums and lot’s of traffic on my blog regarding computer collections. In many cases you want to separate your managed computers / servers into different collections.For instance you would want to separate clients from two network segments because they need separate client settings or the clients in… Read More »

Integrating Configuration Manager and RES Workspace Manager

As I stated in a earlier post is that you have the ability to integrate RES Workspace Manager with Configuration Manager.http://msandbu.wordpress.com/2012/06/21/res-workspace-manager-2012/ Workspace Manager is a product that allows you to design how the desktop should appear to the user. Instead of using Group Policy and slow login scripts you can move all those tasks into… Read More »


Something new in ConfigMgr 2012 is that Microsoft added a new site type, which is the CAS (Central Administration Site)Microsoft says the following about it” The central administration site coordinates inter-site data replication across the hierarchy by using Configuration Manager database replication. It also enables the administration of hierarchy-wide configurations for client agents, discovery, and… Read More »