Tag Archives: Configuration Manager

Impressions from IT Camp Roadshow

During the week-end I have presented at the IT Camp Roadshow organized by IT Spark and CodeCamp. On Friday we were in Timisoara, and on Saturday in Oradea. I had a presentation about System Center 2012 Configuration Manager.  If you … Continue reading

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System Center 2012 Beta and RC downloads

Here you can find the links to the latest System Center 2012 Betas and Release Candidates: System Center 2012 Configuration Manager Release Candidate (includes System Center 2012 Endpoint Protection) – just released. System Center Virtual Machine Manager 2012 Release Candidate – released … Continue reading

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System Center 2012 Configuration Manager Release Candidate

System Center 2012 Configuration Manager RC1 is now available. Please see the announcement from the Microsoft Server and Cloud Platform Blog. My favorite features: System Center 2012 Endpoint Protection is now integrated in Configuration Manager. http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/hh508760.aspx Simulated Application Deployment http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/hh508773.aspx … Continue reading

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Evaluate Configuration Manager 2012 Beta 2 on a VHD

If you want to evaluate Configuration Manager 2012 Beta 2, a VHD was published here: VHD Test Drive – System Center Configuration Manager 2012 Beta 2 on Windows Server 2008 R2 This is an installation of Configuration Manager 2012 Beta … Continue reading

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Great event – IT Camp 2011

I want to share my impressions from the great event I have attended this week in my home town Cluj-Napoca. IT Camp 2011 conference was organized by the IT Spark and CodeCamp communities at the Golden Tulip Ana Dome hotel. … Continue reading

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CfgMgr and OpsMgr – Leaders in the latest Gartner Magic Quadrant reports

Configuration Manager 2007 R3 and Operations Manager 2007 R2 were placed by Gartner in the Leaders quadrant in the latest Magic Quadrant reports. PC Configuration Management Life Cycle Management http://www.gartner.com/technology/media-products/reprints/microsoft/vol2/article6/article6.html and IT Event Correlation and Analysis http://www.gartner.com/technology/media-products/reprints/microsoft/vol2/article5/article5.html See also the announcements … Continue reading

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Will present at Microsoft Security Summit – January 27, 2011

On Thursday, January 27, 2011, I will deliver a presentation at Microsoft Security Summit in Bucharest, Romania: Managing IT Compliance with System Center Configuration Manager and System Center Service Manager At the same event will present Gheorghe Dobrea, Enterprise Security … Continue reading

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System Center Proof of Concept: Summary

In the past month I have posted step by step procedures on how to build a System Center Proof of Concept. This is the summary of articles: System Center Proof of Concept http://www.adrianstoian.com/?p=30 DC: Install Active Directory http://www.adrianstoian.com/?p=35 DC: Extend … Continue reading

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Official News: Configuration Manager 2007 R3 is RTM

We interrupt this program to make a very important announcement: System Center Configuration Manager 2007 R3 has hit RTM You can see the official announcement here: http://blogs.technet.com/b/systemcenter/archive/2010/10/14/configuration-manager-2007-r3-is-here.aspx New features in this version: Power Management Monitor power state and consumptions – … Continue reading

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CfgMgr: Configure the Client Push Installation method

This procedure describes the steps to configure the automatic installation of Configuration Manager 2007 clients using the Client Push installation method. The result of this configuration will be the installation of Configuration Manager 2007 client on all workstations discovered previously. … Continue reading

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