• Sun, May 20 2012

    MS tech.days UK - Manage consumer devices on a corporate network

    I’ll be attending this one, I see it is full now. If you’re attending and want to say hi just come on up and introduce yourself. Manage consumer devices on a corporate network Date: Tuesday, 22 May 2012 Topic: Cloud User: IT Pro Location: 200 Aldersgate, St. Paul's, London, EC1A 4HD, UK http://uktechdays.cloudapp.net/it-pro-camps/manage-consumer-devices-on-a-corporate-network-full-london.aspx There’s a few more events...
    • Sun, May 20 2012

    Lab - System Center 2012 Configuration Manager - CMTrace

    I thought I’d write some stuff about CMTrace, the Configuration Manager free log tracing tool. I still find folks who don’t know how useful this tool is, not just for Configuration Manager logs, but during your daily admin tasks. You can read this and more fantastic articles from Rob here
    • Sun, May 20 2012

    Lab - System Center 2012 Configuration Manager - CAS - Do I need one

    Following on from my previous article on System Center 2012 Configuration Manager where I talked about setting up a good test last, we can now move on to whether we need a CAS for the company Configuration Manager is being installed into. You can read this and more fantastic articles from Rob here
    • Sun, May 20 2012

    WMUG gets an upgrade

    Been a few months of fighting, with the upgrade to the latest version of the software that WMUG runs on, but today, I finally broke the last problem and, well, here it is We’re running Telligent Community Server 6.1 Rejigging the website layout next …
    • Tue, May 15 2012

    AMD Trinity releases

    AMD released a new chip, Trinity, will it take the crown away from Intel and their i series? For the low down: http://www.engadget.com/2012/05/15/amd-trinity-apu-unveiled/ For the geeky technical minded folk: http://www.anandtech.com/show/5831/amd-trinity-review-a10-4600m-a-new-hope I have i7's running at stock on my home PC and my lab server. Immense value for money, astonishing the load these chips can...
    • Thu, May 10 2012

    Upgrades

    Just finished the process of upgrading a Central SMS2003 (SQL2000) Site server to ConfigMgr 2007 (SQL 2005) ... I've never stared so intently at a wizard as it plodded through its tasks in all my life ... was dreading a failure occuring, that'd require a rollback taking several hours of work to accomplish. Had a real bad feeling about it ... but ... it ... upgraded! I learnt something new about SQL upgrades...
    • Sat, May 5 2012

    Lab - System Center 2012 Configuration Manager - The Lab

    This guide kicks off my tour of System Center 2012 Configuration Manager, and we begin with the foundation of your testing platform, the lab hardware. You can read this and more fantastic articles from Rob here