Some highlights of this Beta 2 release of SCCM ’07:
Admin UI – New MMC3.0 support, Search Folders, Easy Task access, Feature Landing pages and multi select
OS Deployment – Complete deployment automation for Client and Server
Desired Configuration Management – Policy based, model driven state management of device roles and regulatory reporting
Software Update Management – Simplification of Patch Administration for MS, ISV and LoB applications.
Security integration to Longhorn NAP – Policy based perimeter security integration with NAP services
Internet Based Management – Manage your desktop, laptop, server or device anywhere anytime.
Device Management – Over the air management of Windows mobile devices
Software Distribution – Significant improvements in software distribution, adding granular control functionality to advertisements and collections.
The public beta 2 is now available on the Connect Site