While writing my chapters for the new Mastering System Center Configuration Manager book for Sybex I always create a lab infrastructure with one Central Administration Site (CAS), two Primary Sites and one Secondary Site. Always a nice environment to test different scenarios to write about. Let’s today have a look how upgrade to the newly released […]READ MORE
How to upgrade a complete ConfigMgr hierarchy via updates and servicing
Parallels released new version of Mac Management plug-in for ConfigMgr
Today Parallels released a brand new version of the Parallels Mac Management plug-in for Configuration Manager, version 4.5. Parallels added lots of new features that will allow you to manage the Mac OS X devices even better with Configuration Manager. Several really cool new features were added! Parallels has released Parallels Mac Management v4.5. One […]READ MORE
Managing Mobile devices? Be sure to be in control!
The mobility space is an area that is moving fast, almost every day new products, new features or complete new versions of Operating Systems are released. As a mobile device Administrator it is your job to secure the mobile devices and the corporate data on it, but also when you are like me being part […]READ MORE
How to get the logs of Outlook for Android?
Troubleshooting of MDM and the managed apps on all the different devices is always a bit hard. Since a while Microsoft is making this a bit easier by including the logs of the managed apps via the Company Portal in Android, a quick troubleshooting tip.READ MORE
Presenting a ConfigMgr and Intune Hands On Lab session at MMS
For the third year in a row I will be presenting at the Midwest Management Summit in Minneapolis. This year the conference will be held in May instead of November. The last week sessions are added almost daily and one of the sessions which is approved is a preconference session together with fellow Enterprise Mobility […]READ MORE
Unable to upgrade to SCCM 1511 when using Citrix XenDesktop Connector
In my lab environment I am using the Citrix XenDesktop 7.x Connector to manage my Citrix farm. Since the release of the new System Center Configuration Manager 1511 I wanted to upgrade my environment, but I was unable to do so. Due to a bug in the connector, the XenDesktop related collections are created with a […]READ MORE
Coming up: ConfigMgr updates and servicing, a new way of updating
The end of the year is nearly there, Vnext of System Center Configuration Manager will be shipped before the end of the year as promised. So it is time to have a look at some of the nice features that System Center Configuration Manager 2016 will bring. In this blog we will have a look […]READ MORE
Midwest Management Summit is here to stay!
After a full, interesting, awesome and very busy MVP Summit in Seattle this year I flew with many other MVPs to Minneapolis for the Midwest Management Summit. The Midwest Management Summit is organized by the Minnesota System Center User Group with the help of many volunteers, in other words a real community event! And what […]READ MORE
In my blog of a couple of weeks ago I wrote to you that ConfigMgr is alive and kicking and ready for the future, and so it is! The first week of November we were as Enterprise Mobility MVP’s invited at the MVP Summit to attend 4,5 days full of System Center Configuration Manager and […]READ MORE
New Intune features coming up!
It’s that time of the month again, in the next couple of days (October 28 until November 6) new features are added to Microsoft Intune. This months headlines are the following: Windows 10 Enterprise data protection (EDP) configuration policies (deploy EDP policies to Windows 10 Enterprise devices) Universal Windows Apps (deploy and install Windows Universal […]READ MORE
ConfigMgr is alive and kicking and ready for the future!
Since the release of System Center 2012 Configuration Manager, I often heard people talking about the fact the Configuration Manager was dead, that 2012 was the last release and that Intune was going to be the near future. Every time I tried to explain that in my opinion Microsoft would not risk their very huge marketshare and the […]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