CP Development Posts

Inside Central 40–Security and Compliance Management with System Center and Windows Server

This episode is a must for any and all system admins. I know it’s not as upbeat as some of our usual episodes, but security and compliance is something that virtually everyone has to deal with. There are a number of capabilities in both System Center 2012 R2 and Windows Server 2012 R2 you may […]

Job opportunity in Atlanta Georgia (Applications Packagers)

Job Description: The Client Engineering team provides infrastructure and engineering support for the enterprise desktop management policies and practices; centralized software packaging services and alternative computing technologies with VDI, Thin Clients and Citrix. This Senior Application Packager position is responsible for software packaging of applications including preparation tasks for enterprise software deployment. Knowledge of HP Client […]

New ConfigMgr DCM packs available and thoughts on ConfigMgr vNext

Desired Configuration Management (dubbed Compliance and Settings Management in the latest incarnation) is maybe the most often ignored feature of ConfigMgr 2007 and ConfigMgr 2012 extends the desired configuration management feature to remediate systems out of compliance. Between this and the improvements around ease-of-use, I think we’re going to see a major expansion of use […]

MMS 2012 Registration now open

MMS 2012 registration is now open, and we’re back in the Venetian! Register for the big event at http://www.mms-2012.com/ Innovation. Expertise. Community. At the 2012 Microsoft Management Summit (MMS) the brightest and most skilled IT Professionals from around the world meet to increase their technical expertise through deep hands-on technical training, sharing of best practices, […]

Experts needed to assist in developing a new System Center 2012 certification exam (paid focus group session)

I wanted to share an interesting project opportunity with you. Read on and if you are interested, contact Lisa Kreissler at lisa.kreissler@grandmasters.net Project Details Microsoft Learning is in the process of developing a new System Center 2012 certification exam.  They would like us to help them secure seven (7) subject matter experts (SMEs) to participate […]

TechNet Magazine: Cloud Computing: The Power of System Center in the Cloud

I saw the name Joshua Hoffman and remembered that he used to be the Editor-in-Chief of TechNet Magazine. In any event, he’s written a little intro on the role of System Center in the private cloud. Check it out at http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/magazine/gg585214.aspx