This week Microsoft released several new goodies for Configuration Manager 2012 R2 🙂 Last night the SDK for Configuration Manager 2012 R2 has been released. The SDK can be downloaded here and if you need any documentation about the SDK, look here. Earlier this week the Configuration Manager R2 Toolkit was released, the Toolkit famous from the […]READ MORE
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Busy times here in Breda, very busy with some nice Configuration Manager 2012 projects, the MVP summit, spend a lot of time preparing my session at Experts Live and we are in the final phases of the editing process of the book Mastering System Center 2012 R2 Configuration Manager. So unfortunately short of blogging time 🙁 […]READ MORE
Never talked about managing Android devices before but since last week there is a Windows Intune Company Portal in the Google Play store that allows us to enroll Android devices into Configuration Manager 2012 R2. In the next couple of blogs I will show you how the management experience will be.READ MORE
Wally’s answer about Distribution Point Usage reports and Cloud DPs
Last week we had the pleasure to host Wally Mead at our Windows Management User Group Netherlands meeting. While Wally was showing the new Distribution Point Usage reports within Configuration Manager 2012 R2 one of the attendees asked is the usage of the Cloud Based DPs also could be reported with this new report.READ MORE
Let the fun begin: R2 wave available for download!
As from todayyou are able to download System Center 2012 R2, Windows 8.1, Windows Server 2012 R2 as you have access to the Microsoft Developer Network, Volume License site, Microsoft Partner Network and on the TechNet Evaluation website. The last couple of months Microsoft worked hard to also upgrade their Windows Intune cloud service to […]READ MORE
Pre-order Mastering System Center 2012 R2 Configuration Manager book
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
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
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
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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