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

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

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

Service Manager 2012 External User Import

Welcome everyone! Today’s blog is written by Manoj Kumar, our newest and most experienced team member in the world of System Center. Service Manager 2012 External user Import in his words 🙂   One of the common scenarios that we come across for Service Manager 2012 is whether there’s a way to sync User CI… Read more

Deciding the right Content Distribution strategy in Configuration Manager 2012

Today’s Blog comes from our team member – Anil Malekani , what goes in strategizing the content distribution in Configuration Manager 2012.   Deciding on the right Content Distribution strategy is key to effective deployment for an organization, using Configuration Manager 2012. With new offices opening, resources migrating from one office to another and to… Read more

Step by step Installation of Self Service Portal for Service Manager 2012

  Mountaineer of the A-Team, Bhuwan, again takes the rope and explains us the step by step Installation of Self Service Portal for Service Manager 2012.   Self Service Portal Server installation is bit tricky and requires configuration of certificate and interchange the port numbers while portal installation. Setup by default provided 443 for WCS… Read more

New features in System Center 2012 SP1 (Part 2 of 2)

New features in System Center 2012 SP1 (Part 2 of 2)   Continuing from the previous post, Nikunj completes the feature description in this post for the remaining 3 products, SCVMM, SCOM, App Controller. The link for the first part can be found here: New features in System Center 2012 SP1 (Part 1 of 2) 5…. Read more

New features in System Center 2012 SP1 (Part 1 of 2)

New features in System Center 2012 SP1 (Part 1 of 2)    Today the A-team will like to discuss the new features of System Center 2012 SP1 which is in Beta right now. Nikunj Kansara, takes the responsibility of taking us through the SC2012 SP1 products. In this 2 part series of blog posts, we… Read more

Configuration Manager 2012 SP1 Beta

  Configuration Manager 2012 SP1 Beta is now available for download on the Microsoft Download center. This is one of the most awaited update as this brings in enhancement on multi-platform support , Windows 8 support and many other features. Configuration Manager SP1 enhancements include: Deployment and management of Windows 8 and Windows Server 2012… Read more

Step-by-Step installation of Exchange Connector 3.0 RC for System Center 2012 Service Manager

Step-by-Step installation of Exchange Connector 3.0 RC for System Center 2012 Service Manager   The mountaineer of the A-Team, Bhuwan Upadhyay, takes the baton and discusses a common scenario observed with System Center 2012 Service Manager. The System Center 2012 Service Manager – Exchange Connector 3.0 connects System Center 2012 Service Manager to Exchange for… Read more