Tag Archives: System Center Configuration Manager

HP Storage Integrations for System Center are Now Part of HP OneView for System Center

I’ve got some news. HP Storage integrations for Microsoft System Center: SCOM and SCVMM plugins are now part of the unified HP OneView for Microsoft System Center. As result of this integration, customer has to download only one master package of HP OneView for System Center 7.6. Here are some more details on this: HP […]

SCCM 2012 R2 Client Agent Uninstalling and Installing Itself Every 5 Hours

I’ve been using Tao’s ConfigMgr 2012 (R2) Client MP since he released it and recently we’ve noticed that a lot of alerts were logged for SMS Agent service not running and after half an hour or less being resolved automatically. Looking in SCOM for the closed looked like this: What I’ve noticed that the alert […]

MP could not write out CCM setting to WMI Error in System Center 2012 R2 Configuration Manager

Even though SCCM is not my main area of expert I sometimes use it and troubleshoot it. Recently my Management Point server was giving the following error: MP could not write out CCM setting to WMI. Possible cause: MP didn’t get installed properly.Solution: Ensure MP setup succeeded; if not, reinstall MP Over Internet you will […]

Cumulative Update 3 for System Center 2012 Configuration Manager Service Pack 1 is available

The most important part of this update is that adds support for Windows 8.1. It is not stated in the KB but I guess it adds support also to Windows Server 2012 R2 from client side of course. The full list: Supported Platforms This update adds support for Windows 8.1-based client computers in Microsoft System […]

Install All System Center 2012 R2 Preview Components and Windows Azure Pack Preview (Part 8 Configuration Manager)

All Posts: Install All System Center 2012 R2 Preview Components and Windows Azure Pack Preview (Part 1 Operations Manager) Install All System Center 2012 R2 Preview Components and Windows Azure Pack Preview (Part 2 Service Manager) Install All System Center 2012 R2 Preview Components and Windows Azure Pack Preview (Part 3 Virtual Machine Manager) Install […]

Microsoft System Center 2012 R2 Configuration Manager – Clients for Additional Operating Systems

As SCCM 2012 R2 Preview was released a couple of days before the additional clients are also released with Preview Label. The clients bring a lot of support for non-Windows operating systems and can be download from here. Improvements: Mac Client:The following Mac versions are supported in this release: Mac OS X 10.6 (Snow Leopard) […]

New Version: Insight Control for Microsoft System Center 7.2

Insight Control for Microsoft System Center is a package of integration kits that aim to integrate HP Hardware and Software with Microsoft System Center. Here is the description of these integration kits taken from the HP site: System Center Operations Manager (SCOM) support: The HP ProLiant and BladeSystem Management Packs expose the native capabilities of […]

VLOG Series PT1 – System Center 2012 SP1 with Server 2012 and SQL 2012 SP1 CU2

Here is a brief demo of SCCM from roles, ports, to install. The original video was 45 minutes so I had to trim a bit. Hopefully it sounds OK / makes sense. Many thanks to System Center Central, Google, and Microsoft Virtual Academy!! Video: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ey-5pOb9tz4&list=UUV4FENt6GpOcXWK8TMgVEzA&index=1 Support Files http://www.systemcentercentral.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/03/VLOGSystemCenterOUandUsers1.txt http://www.systemcentercentral.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/03/FirewallExportIN2.txt

VLOG Microsoft Assessment and Planning Toolkit – In Action

I found this tool via Google searches looking up how to discover MSSQL editions. I noticed it also shows a wealth of other information like SCCM agents, Endpoint Protection and so on. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yGo9YusQWeo&feature=share&list=UUV4FENt6GpOcXWK8TMgVEzA