We are still very busy revising the book and adding the SP1 and R2 content to it, but on Amazon you are already able to pre-order the new Mastering System Center 2012 R2 Configuration Manager book. With the releases of Service Pack 1 and the upcoming release 2 Sybex decided that it is time to […]READ MORE
Pre-order Mastering System Center 2012 R2 Configuration Manager book
Configuration Manager 2012 R2 available on October 18, 2013
The last couple of years a new release of Microsoft was normally not officially communicated more than two months before the final release date. Today Brad Anderson, blogged about the release date of Windows Server 2012 R2, System Center 2012 R2, the latest update of Windows Intune and Windows 8.1. The release of all of […]READ MORE
Reassigning distribution points in ConfigMgr 2012 R2
While being in the process of migrating Configuration Manager 2007 to Configuration Manager 2012 R2 you have the option to reassign the reassign the distribution points to the new Configuration Manager 2012 R2 Primary Site. In the RTM and SP1 version of Configuration Manager 2012 this feature was called Upgrade Distribution Point and is discussed […]READ MORE
As you probably know I will be presenting a session about “Manage your Apple Investment with ConfigMgr & InTune” together with fellow Enterprise Client Management MVP James Bannan at TechEd Australia. TechEd Australia is being held from the 3rd until the 6th of September in the Gold Coast Convention and Exhibition Centre. Be prepared to […]READ MORE
Want to get rid of your ConfigMgr 2012 Central Administration Site?
Nice title huh? 😉 There are admins in the world that have installed a Central Administration Site because they had a Central Site in ConfigMgr 2007 and they thought they needed one now also. Most of the organizations that use ConfigMgr 2012 do not need a CAS at all since for instance a single Primary […]READ MORE
I already got the news earlier this month but as from today it is public knowledge since the session catalog for TechEd Australia has been released. At least one session is together with fellow Enterprise Client Management MVP James Bannan has been approved. At TechEd Australia we are going to talk about Managing your Apple investments […]READ MORE
New features in ConfigMgr 2012 R2 tested and pointed out – part 1
Since the preview release of Configuration Manager 2012 R2 earlier this week I found finally some time to look around and see what is changed and added in this release. The next couple of blogs I want to point out and test some new or renewed features that may be helpful. This blog I would like […]READ MORE
Site Discovery behavior with Internet based ConfigMgr clients
When using devices that you want to manage via an Internet Based Management Point you need to keep in mind some things that will change in the way the Configuration Manager client interacts with your Configuration Manager 2012 site. With this blog I would explain what to expect when using internet based Configuration Manager 2012 […]READ MORE
Today Cumulative Update 2 for ConfigMgr 2012 SP1 has been released. This Cumulative Update fixes several issues and also adds functionality to ConfigMgr 2012 SP1. One of the major things added is the limited support for WinPE 3.1 Boot Images, SP1 only supported WinPE 4.0 Boot Images.READ MORE
Today Roel van Bueren released the 1.0 (RTM) version of Setup Commander during his session about “Simplifying Windows Application Deployment with Setup Commander“ at our Windows Management User Group NL meeting. As from now the Setup Commander comes as two editions. One free, standard version and professional version for which you need to get a subscription.READ MORE
My top 10 new features of ConfigMgr 2012 SP1 – part 10
It has been a while since I wrote about my top 10 new features of ConfigMgr 2012 Service Pack 1. Have been busy with setting up our new User Group (WMUG NL), preparing presentations, writing other blogs and contributing to the upcoming book of Kent Agerlund (System Center 2012 SP1 Configuration Manager: Mastering the Fundamentals). Busy times between […]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