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…

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…

Configuration Manager 2012 RC2 native 64-bit applications no more supported on 32 Bit (OS and Hardware should be 64 Bit). Site server and Site roles : Windows Server 2008 (64-Bit) Windows Server 2008 R2 (64-Bit) Database (Below are listed for SCCM 2012 RC2): Supported versions of SQL Server 2008(64-Bit) for RC2: SQL Server 2008 SP2…

When SCCM client is installed on computers and get assigned to site correctly,you will have schedule ID’s for each agent that runs on the client.  You can use the below codes to kick off different agents on the client. There are several scripts out there that will allow you to to do this. One of…
Installation of ConfigMgr(SCCM) 2012 RC2

After fixing SQL server Issue with the required patches , I have got installed configMgr 2012 RC2 on my lab after fixing the issue with SQL server 2008 R2 SP1 with CU4. This Guide assumes that you have Domain Controller with DNS,DHCP(Optional) and Member server with server 2008 R2 Operating system. Please go through the TechNet…

Here is a download for deploying a complete ConfigMgr 2012 RC2 (which was release recently http://eskonr.com/2012/01/configmgr-2012-rc2-released/)  infrastructure in either Hyper-V or VMware: One Domain Controller and one ConfigMgr 2012 RC2 member server – Including pre-requisites like .Net Framework, SQL 2008 R2 SP1 CU4 and IIS - all fully automated. Once configured, the total build time…
How to Fix WMI issues automatically

While Ago I have posted a solution on how to fix WMI(Windows Management Instrumentation) issues using simple batch script that stops WMI service and recompile all MOF files etc. http://eskonr.com/2009/03/how-to-troubleshoot-the-systems-which-has-wmi-issues-rebuild-wmi-repository/ While working with new windows 7 migration project, we had lot of computers with wmi issue but how to identify which has wmi and fix…