Microsoft releases updated Unix/Linux Clients for ConfigMgr 2012 SP1

New client versions have been released to support Unix and Linux in ConfigMgr 2012 SP1. Here’s what was updated, as of June 10, 2013: Client Build Version 1.0.0.4648 Added support for the following operating systems – AIX, HP-UX, Solaris 11, CentOS, Debian, Oracle Linux and Ubuntu. Uses Open Management Infrastructure CIM server (OMI Version 1.0.6.5) Implemented a Universal Agent model...

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Updated Mac client for CU1 version of ConfigMgr 2012 SP1 released

The latest bits have been released to give support for the recent CU1 release for ConfigMgr 2012 SP1 specifically for the Mac Client, bringing the build number to 5.00.7804.1202 and support for Mac OS X 10.6, 10.7 & 10.8. You can get the updated bits here:  Microsoft System Center 2012 Service Pack 1 Configuration Manager – Clients for Additional Operating...

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Linux-Unix ConfigMgr 2012 SP1 client gets an update to build 1.0.0.4014 and why you’ll need it

The Woes, Gotchas, and Workarounds document has been updated again to reflect a known issue with the Linux/Unix client for ConfigMgr 2012 SP1.  The Linux/Unix client has been updated to version 1.0.0.4014 and a KB Article is now available to help route people to the correct locations. New KB Article: Run Time Error: System Center 2012 Configuration Manager SP1 Agent...

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SCCM 2012 SP1 query for Mac or Linux computers

Querying for Mac or Linux computers with ConfigMgr 2012 SP1 is really no different than querying for any other operating system.  You simply create a query that retrieves information by Device Type. Use the following query and provide the proper Device ID to create your collections and filter inventory. Select SMS_R_System.ClientEdition from SMS_R_System where SMS_R_System.ClientEdition = <Device ID> The Device...

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SCCM 2012 SP1 Device IDs for Device Type queries

The following list represents the Device Types and their IDs that are inventoried by ConfigMgr 2012 SP1 and available for queries and collections. Windows Desktop or laptop computer – 12 Mac computer – 5 Windows ARM-based device -1 Windows Phone – 4 Windows Mobile 6.5 – 2 Nokia Symbian – 3 Managed by Exchange Connector – 0 Windows CE –...

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System Center Monitoring Pack for UNIX and Linux updated

The System Center Monitoring Pack for UNIX and Linux has been updated to version 7.4.4112.0. Download it: System Center Monitoring Pack for UNIX and Linux Operating Systems What’s it does: Provides monitoring of the AIX 5.3, 6.1, and AIX 7 operating systems. Provides monitoring of the HP-UX 11iv2 PA-RISC, HP-UX 11iv2 IA64, HP-UX 11iv3 PA-RISC, and HP-UX 11iv3 IA64 operating...

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FAQ: Is client push installation supported for Linux with ConfigMgr 2012 SP1?

With ConfigMgr 2012 SP1 pending release in early 2013 (in time for MMS 2013 – wink, wink), several beta testers are trying to get their minds around building techniques for managing Linux clients (a feature included in ConfigMgr 2012 SP1).  One of the questions that comes up frequently is “how to deploy the Linux client”. Unfortunately, it’s not as easy...

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Microsoft System Center 2012 Service Pack 1 Beta Configuration Manager (SCCM2012 SP1 Beta) – Clients for Additional Operating Systems (UNIX AIX , HP-UX , Solaris and Linux RHEL,SLES ) available for download !!!

Hi all friend,   Great news the Microsoft System Center 2012 Service Pack 1 Beta Configuration Manager – Clients for Additional Operating Systems (AIX , HP-UX , RHEL Solaris ,SLES ) is available for download !!! Microsoft System Center 2012 Configuration Manager SP1 Beta supports the management of Linux and UNIX servers. The clients for Linux and UNIX extends the...

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