I’m not a big fan of Installing things over and over again, specially not for my LAB with Intune connected and other systems. So there wasn’t a Problem, to Upgrade my System Center Configuration 2012 Manager SP1 Site to R2 Version. But the underlying Server was still a Windows Server 2012 RTM, and not an R2. Continue reading
Hey, here’s Martin again, it’s been quite while since my last blog post. This one is just to help someone, which is looking for this Information, as I was and nowhere could find.
Imagine that you have a customer who has decided to run the SCCM Database on a SQL Cluster. This is a good solution if you want to get the Advantages of a HA-Infrastructure. But please keep in mind, that you can’t install the reporting service role on the same SQL Cluster: Continue reading
It was announced, and I was strongly waiting for it: The availability to deploy EAS profiles to Mobile Devices like iOS and Windows Phone 8 with Intune and System Center 2012 Configuration Manager R2. Microsoft brought us this Feature last week like a wave, you will be noticed that your Intune Instance is updated, if you receive this message box when starting the config Manager console:
Hey there, here’s Martin again.
Inspired from the SCU Show (http://www.systemcenteruniverse.com/) in Houston, I liked to write a blogpost about the Single Sign-On Feature of Windows Azure Directory. Assuming that you already using Directory Synchronization and ADFS or Password sync, this Blog goes further, by showing, how to use SSO for Facebook or Twitter. Continue reading
In one of my last blog-post I described how to configure the initial synchronization of an Active Directory Service with Windows Azure Directory (https://blog.hosebei.ch/2014/01/23/azure-directory-sync-initial-configuration/). But what if you have already synced your Domain, and you made your configuration afterwards? Yes, unfortunately, the Accounts in the Azure Directory will not be deleted. This is caused of the Forefront Identity Manager Metaverse. But we come to this later on. Continue reading
I often hear from customers, that they need a solution to delete expired Client Operations, the console Looks like this, but with more than hundreds of Operations:
Hi there, here’s Martin again, today I would like to Show, what Kind of Tools are included in the newly release of the System Center 2012 Configuration Manager R2 Configuration Manager Toolkit. You will find the toolkit here:
http://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/details.aspx?id=36213 Continue reading
Today I installed the System Center 2012 Configuration Manager R2 Console on another Windows 8.1 machine. I already deployed my package on my Workstation, so I didn’t expect to get any issues. But after the Installation, I wasn’t able to connect to my SCCM hierarchy, the well-known error “Configuration Manager cannot connect to the site (….”:
I just updated my LAB Environment to System Center 2012 Configuration Manager R2, and after the Installation I wasn’t able to Connect with the Console. I got the error
Configuration Manager cannot connect to the site …
Configuration Manager Console cannot connect to the Configuration Manager Site Database. Verify the following:
Hey, here is Martin again, in this Blogpost I would like to explain, how you can resolve Problems with Hardware Inventory and BADMIF and also Delta Mismatch Errors.
I tested around with some WMI classes, and ended up with Errors in “SMS_INVENTORY_DATA_LOADER”, all of them coming up with Message ID 2700 and text: Continue reading