HTTPS Communication SCCM 2012 SP1 (Part 2) 7

HTTPS Communication SCCM 2012 SP1 (Part 2)
Tweet If you do a default installation of ConfigMgr 2012 the clients will communicate over HTTP with the Management Point. Also all traffic from the Distribution Point will be over HTTP. And if you use the Application Catalog, well that’s HTTP also. In this 3 post series I will explain the steps to go from ...

HTTPS Communication SCCM 2012 SP1 (Part 1) 3

HTTPS Communication SCCM 2012 SP1 (Part 1)
Tweet If you do a default installation of ConfigMgr 2012 the clients will communicate over HTTP with the Management Point. Also all traffic from the Distribution Point will be over HTTP. And if you use the Application Catalog, well that’s HTTP also. In this 3 post series I will explain the steps to go from ...

Create Cloud Distribution Point on Windows Azure with SCCM 2012 SP1 (Part 2) 1

Create Cloud Distribution Point on Windows Azure with SCCM 2012 SP1 (Part 2)
Tweet Cloud, everybody is talking about that. And with the new ConfigMgr 2012 SP1 fully integrating with Windows Azure it’s time to see how this works. You need to have some things in place first, so here we go: A Windows Azure subscription (duh) A working PKI Infrastructure 2 (a .cer and a .pfx) certificates ...

Create Cloud Distribution Point on Windows Azure with SCCM 2012 SP1 (Part 1) 2

Create Cloud Distribution Point on Windows Azure with SCCM 2012 SP1 (Part 1)
Tweet Cloud, everybody is talking about that. And with the new ConfigMgr 2012 SP1 fully integrating with Windows Azure it’s time to see how this works. You need to have some things in place first, so here we go: A Windows Azure subscription (duh) A working PKI Infrastructure 2 (a .cer and a .pfx) certificates ...

System Center 2012 SP1 – Evaluation VHDs

Tweet Want to test, play or evaluate the new System Center 2012 SP1 products? Microsoft launched the public VHD’s for System Center 2012 SP1. The download consists of a single pre-configured VHD file for the System Center 2012 SP1 product. These downloads are free for everyone who wants to see what the new System Center ...

Hide Management Pack (MP) from Operations Manager Console – SCOM 2012

Hide Management Pack (MP) from Operations Manager Console – SCOM 2012
Tweet So you got Operations Manager 2012 installed. The console looks fine and you can select which Management Packs (MP) you want to see and which ones you don’t. Every admin who logs in to the console will have to do this and this is fine for sealed MP’s. But what about your own, unsealed, ...

Operations Manager 2012 (SCOM) Activation 10

Operations Manager 2012 (SCOM) Activation
Tweet When you install Operations Manager 2012 (SP1) you may notice is that there is no request for a product key when you install Operations Manager 2012.  Once the install is complete and you open up the console the following is displayed: When you click Help à About à will show that you are running ...

SCCM 2012 SP1 and SQL Server 4

Tweet Here is an overview of the SQL Server configurations and requirements for supported SQL Server installations for ConfigMgr 2012. Source: http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/gg682077.aspx   Configurations for the SQL Server Site Database Each System Center 2012 Configuration Manager site database can be installed on either the default instance or a named instance of a SQL Server installation. The SQL Server instance can ...

SCCM 2012 SP1 Upgrade Checklist

SCCM 2012 SP1 Upgrade Checklist
Tweet This information was taken from Microsoft and could come in handy: http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/jj822981.aspx Use the information in the following check list to help you identify and plan for pre-upgrade configurations and additional actions that are related to upgrading your sites and hierarchy to Configuration Manager SP1. Step More Information Ensure that your computing environment meets the ...