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SCCM Side-By-Side Migration: A Real Life Issue – Resolved.

By Trevor Stuart | February 5, 2019

INTRODUCTION: Good day IT folks, it’s Trevor coming back at you with another real life scenario that sparked my interest today, that I thought would be valuable to share with the broader community (wish I stumbled across this previously!). Let me set the stage. THE STAGE / SOME BACKGROUND: So I am onsite for a … Continue reading “SCCM Side-By-Side Migration: A Real Life Issue – Resolved.”

Deploy SQL CU w/ rollback package

By J Anich | February 2, 2019

Had to write something up for a customer, so I thought I’d share that. Nothing mind blowing here, just the simple process of deploying a CU for SQL 2016 SP1 with an uninstall package to showcase the roll back of said CU. The customers DBA team was looking to see how they could leverage SCCM … Continue reading “Deploy SQL CU w/ rollback package”

SCCM Custom Report Request – PXE Enabled Distribution Points and Boundary Group Membership

By Trevor Stuart | November 29, 2018

The Request: Good Day Everyone! I come to you this lovely afternoon with a post on a custom report request that came my way – that oddly enough was nowhere to be found as an offered solution within SCCM or on the wonderful World Wide Web! Last week a customer emailed me asking for a … Continue reading “SCCM Custom Report Request – PXE Enabled Distribution Points and Boundary Group Membership”

ConfigMgr Cloud Management Gateway!

By Trevor Stuart | November 3, 2018

Good day everyone! Recently I spoke at Microsoft Tech Talk – Dallas on this topic, and I wanted to put together a quick informative post on some of the prerequisite steps along with implementation steps necessary to deploy the SCCM Cloud Management Gateway! This is an amazing feature that is truly a new way to … Continue reading “ConfigMgr Cloud Management Gateway!”

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SCCM Managed Office 365 Clients, Versioning

By J Anich | August 3, 2018

A topic I’ve been asked about often the last few weeks has been around Office 365 Client versioning, more specifically when being managed with SCCM. Ensuring Office 365 Clients are properly set to be managed via SCCM is important for consistent versioning results. A few cross checks first, make sure your site is set to … Continue reading “SCCM Managed Office 365 Clients, Versioning”

Hyper-V Baseline Change – AutomaticStopAction

By J Anich | July 30, 2018

Was recently asked by a customer to make a global Hyper-V change on VM’s having the wrong AutomaticStopAction setting, across many HV Hosts. My tool of choice, SCCM Baseline! (Yes, SCVMM is a better option here, but that’s not an option in their environment…) To familiarize everyone, this is what we are changing: Let’s hop … Continue reading “Hyper-V Baseline Change – AutomaticStopAction”

Video Tutorial: How To Create and Deploy Batch File Applications

By Trevor Stuart | July 18, 2018

Here is a video tutorial created by one of our Admins. This is a very straight forward tutorial on how to quickly create a batch file Application in SCCM Current Branch. There will be many more videos to come! Enjoy!

July 2018 Windows Patches – Stop 0xd1 Errors

By J Anich | July 18, 2018

  Patch Scenarios Microsoft has released a solution for the Stop 0xd1 errors that some customers encountered after the July 10th update release. The offering of Windows updates released on July 10th will resume. Suggested actions for customers: Customers who have previously deployed Windows updates released on July 10 and did not encounter any Stop … Continue reading “July 2018 Windows Patches – Stop 0xd1 Errors”

Custom Reports 101 – An Example from the Real World – Report on Software Updates in a Software Update Group

By Trevor Stuart | July 11, 2018

Custom Reports 101 – An Example from the Real World – Report on Software Updates in a Software Update Group. Good day everyone, my name is Trevor Stuart. I am one of the authors and operational leads of moderncloudmanagement.com. Today I wanted to share a post on a real-world client request that came my way. … Continue reading “Custom Reports 101 – An Example from the Real World – Report on Software Updates in a Software Update Group”

PART 2 – Firmware Deployment for Spectre-Meltdown Protection

By J Anich | July 5, 2018

This is part 2 to the original article titled Addressing the Spectre Meltdown Vulnerability where we covered the process of deploying the Spectre-Meltdown protection with Baseline. In this article we will discuss the firmware aspect of the process. Contents Step 1 – Deploy updated firmware Step 2 – Understanding levels of protection Step 1 – … Continue reading “PART 2 – Firmware Deployment for Spectre-Meltdown Protection”