Yesterday a new beta version of the System Center 2012 Configuration Manager Servicing Extension have been released to the Configuration Manager Open Beta community. Configuration Manager Servicing Extension provides useful information for maintaining a Configuration Manager environment. Servicing Extension provides the following capabilities: Notifies you of Configuration Manager updates as they become available, with the ability […]READ MORE
New beta version of Configuration Manager Servicing Extension released
Speaking at Midwest Management Summit in November
The Midwest Management Summit (MMS) will be the community event of the year, organized by and for the community! Right after the MVP Summit which is held the first week of November in Seattle I will fly to Minnesota to present at least three sessions at MMS. Be sure to attend this highly educational event […]READ MORE
IT/Dev Connections in Las Vegas, a great success!
Last week I had the honor to present a session at the IT/Dev Connections conference in the Aria Hotel in Las Vegas. IT/Dev Connections is a conference with 227 sessions across 5 tracks that attracts top speakers from around the world. IT/Dev Connections is a community friendly conference where nobody gets lost and the quality […]READ MORE
Today the Cumulative Update 3 for System Center 2012 R2 Configuration Manager has been released. This bundle of updates fixes lots of issues and has some new features. The bundle fixes issues in the following areas:READ MORE
Version 3.1 of Parallels Mac Management for SCCM released
Last week I had a nice meeting with Parallels in Las Vegas when I learned that a new version of Parallels Mac Management for SCCM was released. Version 3.1 has a lot of fixes but also some new cool features and improvements. Below the following improvements are announced and available from the release notes; Added […]READ MORE
On the 18th of November I will be speaking at Experts Live in the Cinimec in Ede. Together with m buddy Kenneth van Surksum I will be trying to answer the question if Software Updates in an enterprise a nightmare or a blessing? During this session we will cover the Software Updates feature of System […]READ MORE
Coming up; Speaking at IT/Dev Connections conference
This Friday I will be leaving for Las Vegas where the IT/Dev Connections conference will be held in the Aria Hotel. Next week I will be presenting a session together with fellow Enterprise Client Management MVP Greg Ramsey about the Company Portal(s) of Windows Intune and Configuration Manager 2012 R2. Learn when and how to use […]READ MORE
New features added to Windows Intune standalone and ConfigMgr
Last week Microsoft released new features in Windows Intune stand alone. As from now you are able to provision iOS and Windows Phone 8/8.1 devices with Email profiles like we already could via Configuration Manager connected with Windows Intune. (hybrid solution) With this feature you are able to provision devices with email profiles and restrictions […]READ MORE
Parallels Mac Management for SCCM 3.0 available (review part 6)
Last month Parallels released version 3 of the Parallels Mac Management for SCCM. Today we will have a look at the new features that are coming with this new release. If you want to see what I covered in the five earlier blogs, look here (1), here (2), here (3), here (4) and here (5) […]READ MORE
So now we have looked at the features and Client in the first blog, looked at the deploying software in the second blog, looked at the Mac OS X Configuration Profiles in the third blog and looked at the “other” configuration items in the fourth blog we are now going to look at deploying an Mac OS […]READ MORE
After three earlier blogs about the Parallels Mac Management for SCCM plugin, we are now quickly going to look at the other Configuration Items that come with the plugin for Configuration Manager 2012 R2. Besides managing Mac OS X Configuration Profiles, Parallels Mac Management is also able to manage FileVault 2 settings, Parallels Desktop Configuration […]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