11th October 2014 · Luca Sturlese
I have decided to build a new test lab at home based on VMware architecture so that I can test and learn new technologies which I don’t always get a chance to play with at work. I have decided to go with a two physical host approach and use my existing Synology DS1813+ NAS for the storage. Because I want to simulate a physical network as much as possible, I am using a Cisco SG300-10 layer 3 switch to perform all of the management of all of the VLANs and the routing between them and my home network.
I am currently in the process of purchasing all of the hardware and building the lab. Below are all of the details of what my final test lab will look and the reasonings behind why I have made the decisions I have….
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23rd April 2013 · Luca Sturlese
I thought I would create a table with a summary of all the prerequisites required for each Site System Role in Config Manager 2012 (SCCM 2012).
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9th April 2013 · Luca Sturlese
If you are looking for Trace32 for SCCM 2012 (or now known as Config Mgr 2012) then you will now be looking for
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29th March 2013 · Luca Sturlese
There is a SCCM 2007 Hotfix available for download which will allow you to manage Windows 8 and Server 2012 clients without having to upgrade to Config Mgr 2012.
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2nd August 2012 · Luca Sturlese
Just thought I would let you know what I found a few days ago when using SMS Trace (
Trace32.exe). I have been using this tool to view SCCM logs for the last few years and I can’t believe I didn’t come across this until now… would have saved me heaps of grief!
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