Today (1st of November 2011) another Community Evaluation Program kicks off, this time the program will be about the Microsoft System Center 2012 Private Cloud. Members of this community will evaluate the pre-release versions of Microsoft System Center 2012 with guidance from the product team and through sharing of experiences and best practices among a community […]READ MORE
Configuration Manager Package Conversion Manager RC released
Yesterday was a very nice day for the Configuration Manager community with the release of Configuration Manager 2012 RD (with FEP 2012 RC) and System Center P2V Migration Toolkit RC. Today I found out that also the release candidate of the Configuration Manager Package Conversion Manager is released. The Configuration Manager Package Conversion Manager will help you […]READ MORE
Configuration Manager 2012 and Forefront Endpoint Protection 2012 RC versions released!
It is a very nice day, afterI found out earlier today that the Configuration Manager P2V Migration Toolkit was released earlier this week, just a minute ago the news came that also the Configuration Manager 2012 and Forefront Endpoint Protection RC versions are released! (thanks Kent!) You are able to download the bits here: http://www.microsoft.com/en-us/server-cloud/system-center/configuration-manager.aspx Now, let’s rebuild […]READ MORE
Configuration Manager P2V Migration toolkit RC released
A couple of days ago the Configuration Manager Physical to Virtual Migration Toolkit release candidate was released. The Configuration Manager P2V Migration Toolkit is especially designed for Configuration Manager 2007 environments where there are branch offices with Configuration Manager site server hardware that needs to be reused while migrating to Configuration Manager 2012.READ MORE
Configuration Manager 2012 CEP Remote Control session summary
After a period without any Community Evaluation Program session, another session was held today. This time Eric Orman presented the latest information about the Remote Control feature in Configuration Manager 2012.READ MORE
Configuration Manager 2012 CEP session about Remote Control
A couple of days ago I wrote a blog about the changed dates for the Configuration Manager 2012 Community Evaluation Program. Some of the planned sessions did not yet have any subject. Yesterday the CEP team announced that the subject of session next (19/10/2011) week will be “Remote Control in Configuration Manager 2012”.READ MORE
Checking the dates for the Configuration Manager 2012 Community Evaluation Program today learned me that some dates are added and changed since the original list was published. Last week the session was cancelled but since then three more sessions where added to the list! Date Subject 10/19/2011 Remote Control 11/2/2011 Looking Ahead to the RC 11/16/2011 Subject […]READ MORE
MDT 2012 integration in Configuration Manager 2012 – part 2
It has been a while that I blogged about the Microsoft Deployment Toolkit 2012 integration with Configuration Manager 2012. Let’s see today how you are able to create a task sequence and what you are able to do with it.READ MORE
The features of Configuration Manager 2012 overview – part 6
While being on holiday I have some time to write another blog in the “The features of Configuration Manager 2012 overview”-series, this time I like to write about some less know features like Out-of-Band Management and Power Management and one of the changed features Remote Control.READ MORE
The features of Configuration Manager 2012 overview – part 5
It has been a couple of weeks ago that I wrote about the features in Configuration Manager 2012 in general. In this blog I would like to write about the inventory, asset intelligence and software metering features in Configuration Manager 2012. Some nice features that can be used to manage your software and hardware assets […]READ MORE
Mastering System Center Configuration Manager 2012 on presale
I am happy to announce that the book (Mastering System Center Configuration Manager 2012) we are working on is currently on presale at Amazon.com. The book will be released in March 2012, just around the time that Mastering System Center Configuration Manager 2012 will be released. (hopefully 😉 ) Read more about the book here! […]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