(Hopefully) Useful Information on Microsoft System Center, Hyper-V and Cloud

System Center 2012 R2 – UR8 Released!

Out Now

For those that missed it, UR8 for System Center 2012 R2 is now available and brings fixes and features to Operations Manager, Service Manager, Orchestrator, Virtual Machine Manager, SPF and WAP.  The descriptions and download links for the updates are available here, https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/kb/3096378. However, the Service Manager UR seems to be missing from this page but is available here, https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/kb/3096383. Happy updating!! David

SCCM 2012 Compliance – Auto Remediation

SCCM has a great Compliance feature, formerly known as DCM, which can be used to ensure computers meet a certain baseline of configurations.  What’s even better is that it can auto-remediate any drifts from the baseline, which makes it very powerful. I’ve recently had the need to implement a number of baselines, that contained configuration items that needed to auto-remediate, and I found it wasn’t quite as intuitive to do as.. Read More