SCCM Report To Get All Microsoft office versions

SCCM Report To Get All Microsoft office versions We’re back with new and interesting post by Manoj Kumar. Many times you get a request to track your software deployment progress.  An example, you are working on new office version deployment using SCCM and you want to track the progress on install office count.  Here’s a… Read more

Microsoft Azure network security

Azure network security Windows Azure network security white paper : http://azure.microsoft.com/blog/2014/01/07/new-windows-azure-network-security-whitepaper/ (all that you need is mentioned in white paper based on scenarios) Few related blogs on azure network security http://blogs.technet.com/b/canitpro/archive/2013/10/29/set-by-step-setting-up-network-access-control-lists-acls-in-azure.aspx http://blogs.msdn.com/b/walterm/archive/2014/04/22/windows-azure-paas-acls-are-here.aspx (PaaS) Azure Security Overview http://www.microsoftvirtualacademy.com/training-courses/windows-azure-security-overview#fbid=UOvc-8teY10 Azure Overview for IT pros http://www.microsoftvirtualacademy.com/training-courses/windows-azure-for-it-pros-jump-start Creating ACL’s – PowerShell http://blogs.technet.com/b/heyscriptingguy/archive/2013/08/31/weekend-scripter-creating-acls-for-windows-azure-endpoints-part-1-of-2.aspx http://blogs.technet.com/b/heyscriptingguy/archive/2013/09/01/weekend-scripter-creating-acls-for-windows-azure-endpoints-part-2-of-2.aspx http://blogs.technet.com/b/heyscriptingguy/archive/2013/09/18/creating-acls-for-windows-azure-endpoints.aspx Good read (blog on Microsoft… Read more

Coming Soon – Virtual Partner Tech Days

  Join us for another Advanced Enablement Series for our Partners. This series will help you learn the technical modules required for your Microsoft Certification. The sessions are focused on multiple workloads like App Dev, Datacenter, Content & Collaboration, Unified Communication and Dynamics. . Who should attend this workshop?   Experienced Architects, Administrators, Consultants and… Read more

Windows PowerShell commandlets for System Center 2012 R2 Operations Manager

The newest member on the A-Team, Dhanraj, takes the stage to give us some insight on SCOM and Windows PowerShell. Windows PowerShell is Microsoft’s task automation and configuration management framework, consisting of a command-line shell and associated scripting language built on the .NET Framework. PowerShell provides full access to COM and WMI, enabling administrators to… Read more

Enable Kiosk Mode in Windows 8.1

  Windows devices are widely used for kiosks where the users should be able to use only an application and nothing else. This makes sure that an anonymous user can use the kiosk and the application, but not harm it in any way. To achieve this, you had to lock down the Windows device and… Read more

Solutions for Migration and Management of Modern Device

As Windows XP comes to end of support in 2014, you have more critical reasons to connect with your Windows XP customer base and bring them on the latest platform. With the recent trends of employees using self-purchased devices at work or Enterprises planning to provide users with slates, it makes the migration an even… Read more

Hyper-v Server, Copying the content of Pass-Through disk to VHDX

Today’s blog comes from Ahmed Moseb on Copying the content of Pass-Through Disk to VHDX .   Here are the Steps involved :- Step 1: Create a New Virtual Hard Drive Wizard. Step 2: Choose the disk format as VHDX (or) This is also possible for VHD file Step 3: Select the Disk Type (Fixed,… Read more

Prestaged Media Changes and Step by Step tutorial of creating a Prestaged Media in System Center Configuration Manager 2012 SP1

  Hello! My name is Manjunath Balasundaram. I am going to talk about Prestaged Media changes in ConfigMgr 2012 SP1 and take you through the new wizard options. As we know, SP1 was released few months ago and one of the major changes made in SP1 release of Configuration Manager 2012 is around Prestaged Media…. Read more

SCCM 2012 Reporting: Get system serial number & create custom SSRS report

  Once again our expert Manoj Kumar sharing his valuable insight on SCCM 2012 Reporting. In Configuration manager 2012 we do not have an out of the box report which shows the system serial number. Below is a very simple report which includes: System Name, User Name, OS, Service Pack, Manufacturer, Serial Number, Model &… Read more