SCCM query to check Task Sequence variables not present on a Distribution Point during OSD

Hello Friends This post is quick query which is very handy during operating system deployment (OSD). At times we do OSD in multi-site environment and all the variables of task sequence are not present on local DP, resulting in failure of task sequence. You need to distribute all the variables to local DP for running … Continue reading SCCM query to check Task Sequence variables not present on a Distribution Point during OSD

Advertisements

Cloud Management Gateway and Cloud Distribution Point (IBCM alternatives)

Hi friends Hope this post finds you in good health and spirit. In this blog we are going to discuss cloud management gateway and cloud DP. There are so many blogs already online so I tried to create short and crisp summary. Cloud Management Gateway SCCM clients use management point as their communication source with … Continue reading Cloud Management Gateway and Cloud Distribution Point (IBCM alternatives)

Advantages of Integrating MDT with SCCM

Hello Friends Hope this post finds you in good health and spirit. Recently I was searching integration benefits of MDT with SCCM, and I found several articles on internet but there were hardly any of them with precise and point wise description. So, in this post we will discuss different advantages which drives us to … Continue reading Advantages of Integrating MDT with SCCM

Step by Step Upgrade SCCM 2012 R2 to SCCM 1702

Hello friends Hope this post finds you in good health and spirit. You all know that Microsoft has changed the way new features were introduced in SCCM. They call it "Current Branch" model which they first introduced in SCCM 1511 (in YYMM format). 1702 is the latest SCCM release. In this post we will see how to upgrade from SCCM 2012 R2 to 1702 which was not possible some time ago as its baseline media was not available.But here is good news, now 1702 baseline media is available so upgrade is possible. BTW, why you should upgrade to 1702 is compiled here: