Configure Discovery Methods in ConfigMgr 2012 R2 with PowerShell

The PowerShell code in this post is designed to enable and configure the Discovery Methods used for the lab environment in Learn ConfigMgr 2012 in a Month Of Lunches. However, the only information which is specific to the book’s lab environment are the site code, computer name and LDAP/AD locations. As such, the code will […]

Presenting at TechEd Australia 2014 and TechEd Europe 2014!

TechEd Australia is looking a little different this year. No longer being held on the Gold Coast (there goes my annual opportunity to terrify the beach-going locals with my extreme whiteness), it has been split up into two smaller two-day events, held in Melbourne and Sydney respectively.

I’m pleased to announce that I will be […]

Sessions approved for TechEd New Zealand 2014!

I’m very excited to announce that I will be presenting two sessions at TechEd New Zealand 2014, in Auckland.

This will be my fourth consecutive year presenting at TENZ – it’s a great event which is always well-organised and well-attended – a pleasure for any presenter 🙂

TENZ is being held from 9-12 September at […]

Microsoft Most Valuable Professional (MVP) for 2014!

I received a very welcome email overnight from Microsoft, letting me know that I have been awarded the Most Valuable Professional (MVP) for a fifth consecutive year 🙂

Congratulations! We are pleased to present you with the 2014 Microsoft® MVP Award! This award is given to exceptional technical community leaders who actively share their high […]

Use CreateMedia.exe without installing the SCCM console

I’ve been doing some work out a customer recently, and there was a requirement (or at least a “it would be really great if we could do this”-type request) to be able to trigger the creation of SCCM prestaged media on a remote system which did NOT have the SCCM console installed.

Hmmm.

As you […]