Archive | October 2012

Interview: Santos Martinez

Following on from the interview I posted with Rod Trent from myITForum some time ago, here is another short email interview with one of the authors of Mastering System Center 2012 Configuration Manager, Santos Martinez.

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ConfigMgr 101: Client Deployment

It has been a while since a post in my ConfigMgr 101 series. This latest installment looks at the many ways of deployment the ConfigMgr client to your systems.

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Say Hello to XPlat Client Support!

When Service Pack 1 was announced at TechEd North America a few months back I’m not sure many people were expecting this many changes. The announcement feels more like a R2 release than a Service Pack. One of the great features in SP1 is the ability to deploy and manage clients on OSX, Linux, Unix and Windows Embedded devices.

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Application Catalog Uncovered

In Configuration Manager 2012 the application catalog also ships with a web service. In this post we explore the methods available in the web service and how you can use them in your own applications.

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To CAS or not to CAS, That is the Question

Hi everyone, my blog output has been down a bit recently, the past few weeks have been really busy which has meant I haven’t had time to post anything. For many administrators and consultants alike we have had the RTM of Configuration Manager 2012 available for some time now. The differences between the current version and Configuration Manager 2007 are numerous over many different aspects of the application. One of these changes is the central site which is now a central administration site or a CAS.

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