How SCCM 2012 (SCCM) helps to make my Inventory more accurate?

Thought of sharing nice article on client remediation and Inventory posted by Anil K on TechNet blog. Inventory reports with stale records have been one of the pain areas for Administrators. The poor client health with no auto-remediation and inefficiently configured maintenance tasks are major reasons behind it. Configuration Manager 2012 is going to be…

Via http://eskonr.com/trainings-webcasts/sccm-2007/ Configuration Manager SP1 and R2 Overview (Level 300) Level 300 Deploying and Upgrading to ConfigMgr (Part 1 of 2) Level 300 Deploying and Upgrading to ConfigMgr (Part 2 of 2) Level 300 Deploying Operating Systems with ConfigMgr (Part 1 of 2) Level 300 – With John Baker Deploying Operating Systems with ConfigMgr (Part…

Via http://eskonr.com/trainings-webcasts/sccm-2007/ What’s coming in ConfigMgr ConfigMgr – Prerequisites Before Installation Using Configuration Manager 2007 to Perform Your Most Common and Critical Desktop Management Tasks Installing SQL Server on a Server other than the ConfigMgr Primary Installing SQL 2005 SP2 Local to the ConfigMgr Primary Server In-Place Upgrade of SMS 2003 SP3 with the ITMU…
Forefront Endpoint Protection 2010 Group Policy Tool is unable to import policy files exported from System Center 2012 Endpoint Protection

Symptoms: When you use the Forefront Endpoint Protection (FEP) 2010 Group Policy Tool to import a policy file that was exported from System Center 2012 Endpoint Protection, it will fail with a screenshot similar to the following : Cause: The XML namespace is missing and a couple of registry value types have changed in System…
SCCM 2012 Guides/Survival documentation

Good to see the content on Wiki Article about all System Center 2012 configuration Manager at one place from http://social.technet.microsoft.com/wiki/contents/articles/7075.system-center-2012-configuration-manager-survival-guide.aspx Introduction What is a survival guide? It’s a page we created as a pointer to the best information on the web. You can use the information below to learn the fundamentals; increase your current knowledge;…

Documentation for System Center 2012 Configuration Manager Features : Many of our existing Configuration Manager customers are used to thinking in terms of installing and configuring sites, and then configuring individual features, such as hardware inventory, software distribution, and software updates. This reflected the product evolution and our internal development teams, as functionality was added…

SCCM client cache is location where it stores the packages on the client before any application runs from it. The default location for the Configuration Manager client cache is %windir%\ccmcache and the default disk space is 5120 MB. The Configuration Manager client downloads the content for required software soon after it receives the deployment but…

long ago have posted report on computers with SCCM report for Last logged on computer name with application installed or not and SCCM report display computers with IPaddress based on Application/software this report gives you computers with ip address and last logged on username from a given collection : select A.Name0,c.IPAddress0 as 'IP ADDRESS',E.UserName0 as…