Using MBAM with SCCM
SCCM 1910 provides full BitLocker lifecycle management. He replace MBAM(Microsoft BitLocker Administration and Monitoring). Configuration Manager provides these capabilities for BitLocker Drive Encryption:Continue reading
With System Center Configuration Manager, you can have redunndancy role with multiple instance of role (Distribution point, …). Configuration Manager 1806 permit to have high availability for Site Server role (it’s not possible before 1806 version of Configuration Manager). For the central administration site and child primary site, you need have 1810 version of Configuration Manager.Continue reading
SCCM 1806 brings an interesting new feature for anyone wishing to deploy workstations at a remote site. Before this version, it’s necessary to have a server to perform a PXE boot. Indeed, this type of startup requires to use a WDS (Windows Deployment Service) server. Since version 1806 of SCCM, it is possible to do a PXE boot without a WDS server.However, it is not possible to do a Multicast deployment without WDS. So if you want deploy operating system with SCCM and multicast you must use a WDS server.Continue reading
SCCM contains a large amount of data, which can be used to create reports. CMPivot was introduced in SCCM with version 1806 of SCCM. This feature has the advantage of accessing the status of the devices in real time. This feature has the advantage of accessing the status of the devices in real time. A query is executed on a target group (computer), then the result is returned.Continue reading
Today, mobility means securing your workstations. BitLocker functionality has been integrated into operating systems for many years. This functionnalitty permit to ensures data confidentiality in the event of computer is loss or theft.Continue reading
A cloud Distribution Point allows to own a distribution point in the cloud. With this type of distribution point, it is possible to have the following features :
This feature has been introduced in SCCM in order to manage SCCM clients over the Internet. Note that this feature requires an azure subscription to work. Thereafter, the customers have the possibility of reaching the SCCM system sites wherever they are. Client certificates and SSL certificates are required. with this article you can configure the Cloud Management Gateway.Continue reading
Honolulu is a new way to manage servers. He consist in performing operations from a web interface instead of the different MMC consoles.
The Honolulu application works through a web browser. It is possible to manage servers Windows Server 2016, 2012 R2 and 2012. All of these servers are manage with an Honolulu gateway. It can be installed on a server running Windows Server 2016 or on a Windows 10 workstation. All operation is done through PowerShell and WMI over WinRM. It is possible to retrieve the source from the website belowContinue reading
SCCM 2012 R2 is approaching the end of its lifes, so it is important to upgrade to the new version (SCCM Current Branch). Depending on the ADK and SQL version used, it may be necessary to update them as well.
So we will first update ADK Windows 8.1 to ADK Windows 10. The boot images will then be read-only, it will be necessary to update them. In a second step, we will update SCCM.