TechEd New Zealand 2012 – Sessions Announced!

The sessions have been announced for TechEd New Zealand 2012, and I’m very pleased to announce that I will be presenting two level 400 sessions on Configuration Manager 2012:

Session 1

MGT401: Migrate from Configuration Manager 2007 to Configuration Manager 2012 Track: Management Session Type: Breakout Session Level: 400 Abstract: Configuration Manager 2012 is here […]

VITTA Technical Conference – Slide Decks

This week I was pleased to present three sessions on Configuration Manager 2012 at the Technical Conference component of the VITTA education conference: Reign of the Cloud.

It was great to present to such an engaged and engaging audience, all of whom had great, relevant questions. It absolutely made it a highly enjoyable presenting experience […]

How To: Build and Capture in Configuration Manager 2012 using HTTPS

One of the major changes in Configuration Manager 2012 is that the old Mixed and Native modes in CM07 are gone. Instead, CM12 does the vase majority of its communications using HTTP and HTTPS, and the CM12 site is configured on installation to use either a mix of both protocols, or HTTPS only.

In the […]

TechNet Radio Community Corner Interview – SCCM 2012

Late last year I was interviewed by TechNet Guy John Weston for TechNet Radio Community Corner.

We had a chat about System Center Configuration Manager 2012 (of course!) and a bit about private cloud too.

The interview has now gone online, so here it is!

Installing Configuration Manager 2012 on Windows 8 Server

With the recent release of the Windows 8 Consumer Preview, the first thing that any self-respecting IT Pro tries to do is to break it 🙂 And what better way than to set up a Windows 8 Server instance as a Configuration Manager 2012 standalone primary site, complete with SQL instance?

Actually it’s not just […]