Updating ConfigMgr Linux Clients

Jeff Butte published a great blog showing a way to manage the upgrade of your Linux clients.    


Case of the never-ending Full Collection Evaluation

 I was recently working with a customer with a large number of collections set for incremental evaluation.  The customer had tuned the settings on the primary sites to only run incremental every 30 minutes, their evaluation of incremental normal takes between 10-15 minutes to complete.   Recently, many of the collections began showing the hourglass…


Import Computer Does Not Show Up in Collection

I was recently working with another PFE with a customer that has some pretty strict requirements around OSD collections.  The customer has tiered collections that separate workstations and servers. The 3rd tier of collections (where OSD deployments  are targeted) are each limited to the appropriate All Servers or All Workstation Collection.       When…


Configuration Manager PowerShell – Creating Collections from AD OUs

Is there an easy way to create collections based on my Active Directory OU’s? Customers often create collections in Configuration Manager to model their AD environment.  In some environments, with lots of OU’s, this can get an bit overwhelming.  If you are like me, you see this as an opportunity to leverage some automation ……