Config Manager Posts

System Center Universe (aka Community MMS) Europe 2014 Now Available on Channel9

Just want to tip you that SCU Europe 2014 (aka Community MMS) sessions are now available on Channel9. All 60 sessions are available: Advanced Orchestrator Runbook Authoring and Management Author your own custom gallery item and deploy VM roles in Windows Azure Pack Building a Real self-service platform with SCSM, SMA PowerShell Workflows Building solid […]

Use of ConfigMgr 2012 Client MP: Real Life Examples

Last week, while I was assisting with few production issues in a ConfigMgr 2012 environment, I had to quickly implement some monitoring for some ConfigMgr 2012 site systems. By utilising the most recent release of ConfigMgr 2012 Client management pack (version and few DCM baselines, I managed to achieve the goals in a short […]

Announcing the “100 Days of DevOps with PowerShell” Series

DevOps is a word being thrown around a lot these days. Many job descriptions are now include it, tools are being written around it and perhaps most importantly, IT Pros are being told they need to prepare for it, or risk being left behind. To take a step back in case you are not familiar, […]

ITIL V3 and Microsoft System Center 2012 Family

Customers often ask questions related to adopting / implementing  ITIL v3 best practices with Microsoft System Center 2012 product family. Finally, I decided to compile this matrix below mapping each ITIL process to system Center products and add-ons’ to System Center available to meet ITIL specification. I hope you find this useful. You can find […]

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 […]