With just a few hours left before I wrap up and start getting ready to head out to leave for IT/Dev Connections, I thought I’d supply you with one final conference-related post. I’ll have many more coming from the actual event next week, but this will probably be my last before my trek to Vegas. We’ve given you a bunch...
Everybody loves Wally. One of the kindest, smartest community individuals, and a true friend to myITforum over the years. As you know, Wally recently left Microsoft after many, many years to join Cireson where he teaches and consults on Configuration Manager. Wally has now also joined the IdeaXchange program as a contributing expert. Connect and Follow Wally here: http://windowsitpro.com/author/wally-mead (requires...
The Belgium Connection! In episode 5, we highlight our Belgium speakers Kenny Buntinx, Dieter Wijckmans, and Tim De Keukelaere.
Those looking forward to using some of the PowerShell cmdlets for System Center Configuration Manager might find at least of them to be troublesome. In some situations, the New-CMSiteSystemServer cmdlet will force-close PowerShell when run. So, basically, you execute the cmdlet and PowerShell just shuts down completely. Microsoft has released a hotfix for the problem, but suggests you only apply...
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For those like me who like to be ready to go when the conference starts, the IT/Dev Connections 2014 conference guide is now available for download in electronic format.
In a world of sidekicks and dynamic duos, our speaker highlights in Episode 4 of SpeakerShots shows why IT/Dev Connections is rich with talent, expertise, and stars. Today we highlight Paul Thurrott and Mary Jo Foley.
When Update Rollup 6 released for System Center 2012 SP1, one of the included fixes was to ensure that the Service Manager could accurately determine software versions when its database was connected to the Configuration Manager database. The problem, though, was that in some cases Configuration Manager wouldn’t report the versioning information in a way Service Manager understood it.
Release as version 1.0.0, MDT Factory is a GUI that automates the creation of reference images. With just a few quick configuration selections, MDT Factory creates the complete image (ISO), which can then be imported into a virtual machine to export to a standard WIM file for importing into System Center Configuration Manager.
In the 3rd episode, learn about the single attribute that makes 5 of our speakers unique from the rest, yet common to each other. Sean Deuby, Bruce MacKenzie-Low, Troy Martin, Nash Pherson, and Mark Minasi are all highlighted in this, somewhat, “hair-raising” romp.
In this 2nd episode, learn a little more about Jedi Master, Michael Niehaus, and his padawan-turned-Jedi, Johan Arwidmark. IT/Dev Connections is only a couple weeks away!
A new version of the System Center 2012 Configuration Manager Support Center (yes, it’s a mouthful, for sure) has been released to fix some bugs discovered in the last update.