Moving my blog site!

I have migrated my blog on TechNet to wordpress…new posts will be posted on the new blog site here:


Hardware Inventory – View to Class/Property Info

Over the past several years I’ve gotten a lot of questions from people about what WMI class is the source of data for a particular hardware inventory view (“v_GS_…”). This past week I created a couple queries to provide a team who has generally been the source of 95% of these questions and I figured…


Moving the ConfigMgr site database to an Always On Availability Group

Back in 2012 I really wanted to be able to have the ConfigMgr database in an Always On Availability Group (I’ll refer to this as an “Availability Group” or an “AG” from now on). So, a coworker and I made that happen – sure, it wasn’t supported and auto-failover didn’t work but nevertheless we had…


Adding Summaries to ConfigMgr 2012 SSRS Reports

Technorati Tags: ConfigMgr,SCCM,System Center Configuration Manager,SSRS,Reports The ConfigMgr 2007 reports have a record count at the top of the reports. The reports in ConfigMgr 2012 do not. I'll be walking through the steps of how to add this to your 2012 reports. Additionally, if you're unfamiliar with SSRS or "Report Builder" this will be a…