Today the first Cumulative Update for Configuration Manager 2012 R2 has been released. Cumulative Update 1 will fix issues related to the following areas: Administrator Console Mobile Device Management Reporting Application Virtualization Internet-based clients Software Center Operating system deployment Endpoint Protection Application management Supported operating systems (Mac OS X 10.9) Site systems Windows PowerShell Wake-up proxy […]READ MORE
How does RES Workspace Manager 2014 initiate a deployment?
After some extremely busy weeks I finally found some time to write a blog again. In my earlier blogs about RES Workspace Manager 2014 I explained the support of this current version with System Center 2012 R2 Configuration Manager and Microsoft App-V version 5. I my first blog about the support of Configuration Manager 2012 […]READ MORE
Meet the Extensions for Windows Intune in ConfigMgr 2012 R2
This week a new feature of Configuration Manager 2012 R2 together with a new release of Windows Intune was finally enabled, let’s meet the Extensions for Windows Intune. Microsoft is able to quickly enable new Mobile Device Management features or supported platforms to Configuration Manager 2012 R2 with the Extensions for Windows Intune feature without […]READ MORE
App-V 5, ConfigMgr 2012 R2 and RES Workspace Manager 2014 better together
Playing around with RES Workspace Manager 2014 together with Configuration Manager 2012 R2 the last couple of weeks trigged me to try more scenarios that can be tested and implemented. Yesterday I quickly showed you how RES Workspace Manager 2014 is able to manage a normal application with a Deployment Type installing the MSI version of Adobe […]READ MORE
Last year I had the pleasure to present a session together with Kenneth van Surksum at the TechDays Netherlands about ConfigMgr 2012 Notes from the field. This year on April the 16th and 17th TechDays will be back in The Hague. Also Kenneth and me will be back with a session about, this time the Application […]READ MORE
Cumulative Update 4 for System Center 2012 Configuration Manager Service Pack 1 has been just released. CU4 will fix some issues related to the following areas: Software Distribution Operating System Deployment Administrator Console Application Virtualization Endpoint Protection Site Server This cumulative update will replace Cumulative Update 3 for System Center 2012 Configuration Manager Service Pack […]READ MORE
Untrusted Forest Discovery failed with error -2147474744
At one of my customers I am currently building a System Center 2012 R2 Configuration Manager environment that must be able to support and manage their enterprise environment but also multiple not trusted forests in their environment. When adding one of the not trusted Active Directory Forests, the Active Directory Forest the Configuration Manager site […]READ MORE
ConfigMgr installation failed because of backslash in default SQL Database path
At a customer lately I had an issue that my ConfigMgr 2012 R2 installation failed after the database has been configured during the setup process. After looking at the ConfigMgrSetup.log I noticed that the ConfigMgrSQLCert_PS1.cer file could not be saved to the location where the Configuration Manager Database was created.READ MORE
A quick ConfigMgr 2012 R2 installation tip from Wally Mead
Wow, seems like ages ago that Wally Mead was at our Windows Management User Group Netherlands meeting back in November. During this Friday Afternoon Drink Wally talked about the new release 2 of Configuration Manager 2012. One of his sessions was a live upgrade of Configuration Manager 2012 SP1 to Configuration Manager 2012 R2. During […]READ MORE
First of all I would like to wish everybody a healthy and successful 2014! Let’s hope that all of your and your families whishes may come true! Like every year I want take this moment to look back at another exceptional System Center and community year! The year 2013 was again a superb year for […]READ MORE
Windows To Go, Ironkey and ConfigMgr 2012 R2 better together – part 3
So now that we have prepared our IronKey device, prepared the Task Sequence Media and Windows To Go package we can have a look at the provisioning of IronKey with Windows To Go. What we need to do is to change the Task Sequence to enable BitLocker and we need to deploy the package so […]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