A couple of months ago I wrote a series of blogs about the Mobile Application Management Policies in Microsoft Intune. With the release of Configuration Manager 2012 R2 SP1 lot’s of new features arrived in Configuration Manager. Both Microsoft Intune and Configuration Manager 2012 have the same Mobile Device Management features now. More on the […]READ MORE
Custom MDM RBA Roles for Configuration Manager 2012 R2
Together with some customers of mine we are testing and implementing Microsoft Intune connected with Configuration Manager 2012 R2 (hybrid scenario). Regardless of the fact the Configuration Manager 2012 R2 is managed by the Configuration Manager admins they want to be able to give certain employees (admins) of their company only permissions to manage only […]READ MORE
Objects appearing in Microsoft Intune in Hybrid scenario with ConfigMgr
While writing my last blog I realized myself that in Microsoft Intune, where the Mobile Device Management Authority has been set to Configuration Manager, objects of devices and users were also appearing in Microsoft Intune. Correct me if I am wrong, but earlier this was not the case. Let’s see why those objects are now also […]READ MORE
Quick ConfigMgr 2012 R2 content troubleshooting tips
Last week I had a couple of content related issues at a customer after a Configuration Manager 2012 SP1 to Configuration Manager 2012 R2 upgrade. What happened is that one day all the content was nicely distributed to the distribution points and after enabling Content Validation on the Distribution Points almost half of the packages […]READ MORE
Client Push checks for hardcoded OS Versions before installing
A for your info blog. 😉 As I guess many IT-Pros are using the new Windows 10 builds daily to test the new great Operating System. Same here, I know we are not really supposed to do that but in a way it is eat your own dog food 😉 and you are able to […]READ MORE
Last night Cumulative Update 4 for System Center 2012 R2 Configuration Manager has been released. This update consist of a bundle of fixes and some new features. Also lot’s of PowerShell cmdlets are fixed and added to the product.READ MORE
What is the difference between MFA via Microsoft Intune and via Office 365?
Earlier this week I described how to enable Multi Factor Authentication for Microsoft Intune via Office 365. In a (Twitter) conversation with EMS Technical Evangelist Simon May I learned that there are some differences between the MFA implementation for Microsoft Intune and Office 365. Let’s have a look at what the differences are.READ MORE
News from the ConfigMgr and Intune world
The last few days and weeks during my holidays lot’s of things happening around Configuration Manager and Intune. Let’s write a little recap; Windows Intune to be renamed to Microsoft Intune Yesterday Microsoft announced the renaming of Windows Intune to Microsoft Intune later this year. Read the complete announcement here! IOS 8 support added to […]READ MORE
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
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