After a nice holiday of two weeks it is time to get into Configuration Manager 2012 again! In three weeks from now the Microsoft Management Summit 2012 in Las Vegas will be in full swing and hopefully some nice new System Center 2012 will reach RTM or even General Availability.. You never know! 😉 But almost straight […]READ MORE
Configuration Manager 2012 Client upgrade settings (2)
In my earlier blog about the Client Upgrade Settings that were new in the Release Candidate 2 of Configuration Manager 2012, I showed you where you can find this option and what you are able to do with. This week I learned from Wally Mead in the open beta support forums where this option is […]READ MORE
Changes in ConfigMgr 2012 Package Conversion Manager RC2
It has been a while since the System Center 2012 Configuration Manager Package Conversion Manager RC2 was released. Never had the time yet to point out the nice changes in this release candidate 2, I first had to cover them in my migration chapter of Mastering System Center 2012 Configuration Manager. It is never too […]READ MORE
Mastering System Center 2012 Configuration Manager available soon!
Got some nice news today, mark your calendar! 😉 The book, Mastering System Center 2012 Configuration Manager, we are working on for almost a year now is going to be available for the public online on April 23th! Around May 28th the book will be available in the stores. The dates are getting closer and closer. How […]READ MORE
Deploying a custom Windows 8 image with ConfigMgr 2012
Yesterday I wrote about building a custom Windows 8 image to use with Configuration Manager 2012, even though it is not yet supported in this RC2 version. Today I will have a look if we are able to deploy the image correctly.READ MORE
Last couple of weeks and today I tried to build and capture a Windows 8 Developer Edition and Windows 8 Consumer Preview with Configuration Manager 2012. But unfortunately the Sysprep phase will always fail with an error 4 (The System cannot open the file) and 0x80004004. I also got the same error when using the […]READ MORE
Remote Control client settings in Configuration Manager 2012
In an earlier blog about the Remote Control CEP session I explained the rebuild and secure remote control feature in Configuration Manager 2012. Today I want to look at the Client Settings that are related to Remote Control.READ MORE
Configuration Manager 2012 Client Upgrade Settings
A couple of weeks ago I saw a well hidden new feature in Configuration Manager 2012, time to write a little blog about it. 😉 As you probably know there are several ways to install the Configuration Manager 2012 client on client devices. A nice feature will help you with Configuration Manager 2012 client upgrades.READ MORE
As mentioned in my blog about the Replication Link Analyzer I would like to point out the Monitoring features in Configuration Manager 2012 since most of those features are much better than in earlier versions of Configuration Manager. Let’s today have a look at the alerting mechanism in Configuration Manager.READ MORE
This first half of this year Configuration Manager 2012 will be launched with all the features like discussed here, here, here, here and here ;). But also software developers around the globe are developing solutions that will bring extra features for Configuration Manager 2012. One of the developers is Roel van Bueren, he is developing […]READ MORE
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About Peter Daalmans
Peter tries to speak every year on several events like TechDays Netherlands, ExpertsLive, IT/Dev Connections, BriForum, Midwest Management Summit, TechEd Australia, TechEd New Zealand and in 2017 Peter had the honor to speak at Microsoft Ignite. See more here.
Author of four books about Configurtion Manager and Microsoft Enterprise Mobility +Security