The Citrix Receiver for Windows is currently an executable that will install the Citrix Receiver with all components, since Microsoft Intune is not supporting to install an executable via MDM we can deploy MSI files to Windows 10 devices. If you ever installed the Citrix Receiver, you know this can be a challenge 😉 Working […]READ MORE
New Hybrid Features in Configuration Manager 1706
A Friday is not just a Friday for a Configuration Manager Consultant or Administrator. At least once or twice a month it can be one where we get some gifts from the Configuration Manager Product Team. Yesterday was again a day that a nice gift “was released”; Update 1706 for System Center Configuration Manager! You […]READ MORE
Mobile Threat Protection integration available in Intune on Azure
As we all know third party vendors like Lookout and Skycure integrate with Microsoft Intune and Configuration Manager Hybrid so that we are able to protect our mobile devices with for instance Lookout for Work. Earlier I wrote a series of blogs about Lookout Mobile Treat Protection that integrates with Microsoft Intune and Configuration Manager […]READ MORE
Switching MDM authority to ConfigMgr Hybrid without user impact
In my last blog I wrote about switching the MDM Authority from Configuration Manager Hybrid to Intune Standalone, as promised today a description of the reverse path. With Configuration Manager 1610 and the latest version of Intune we are also able to switch the MDM Authority from Intune standalone to Configuration Manager Hybrid. There are […]READ MORE
Switching MDM authority to Intune standalone without user impact
Since Configuration Manager 1610 and the latest Intune release a new feature became available which allows you to switch MDM authority without needing to contact Microsoft Support and without needing to reenroll the enrolled mobile devices. In this blogpost I want to cover the experience of switching from Configuration Manager Hybrid (connected with Intune) to […]READ MORE
Intune, ConfigMgr 1702 and Lookout better together
The last part of the blog series is showing you how Lookout Mobile Threat Protection is used in a hybrid environment, so when Intune is connected with Configuration Manager. The devices are managed from Configuration Manager using Intune as the middle tier. Support for Lookout Mobile Threat Protection has been added to Configuration Manager 1610, […]READ MORE
Kindle version of Mastering System Center Configuration Manager available
After reviewing 2016 and looking forward to 2017 I noticed today that the Kindle version of my new book Mastering System Center Configuration is available now! What a good way to start 2017! 🙂 I wrote this book together with Brett Bennet and Santos Martinez, two Premier Field Engineers of Microsoft. The book is completely […]READ MORE
ConfigMgr Cloud Management Gateway – a first look
Yesterday the ConfigMgr Product Group released ConfigMgr Current Branch 1610 to the fast channel. As part of this new version of ConfigMgr a new feature is released in preview. This feature allows you to eliminate the fairly complex infrastructure that allows you to support the Internet based clients. This new feature is called the Cloud […]READ MORE
Today Microsoft released the 1606 update for System Center Configuration Manager. If you have ConfigMgr 1511 or 1602 installed in your environment you should be able to see the 1606 update soon in the Updates and Servicing node of your ConfigMgr console. After 1511 and 1602 Microsoft is again releasing a major update for ConfigMgr, […]READ MORE
Link Updates and Servicing session at System Center Summer Night
Yesterday I had the privilege to speak during the System Center Summer Night – BBQ edition from the System Center User Group Netherlands. During this session I talked about why Microsoft “moved” Configuration Manager to the servicing model, how companies should adopt it and work with it and shared some do’s and don’ts while updating Configuration Manager to […]READ MORE
New features coming up to Intune soon.
Besides the good news released at the Citrix Synergy event, Microsoft and Citrix working together in the EMS workspace, the monthly updates for Microsoft Intune are scheduled to be applied soon. This month a lot of new features are being released. Let’s have a quick look at what is coming up! you heard it 1st […]READ MORE
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About Peter Daalmans
Peter tries to speak every year on several events like TechDays Netherlands, ExpertsLive, IT/Dev Connections, BriForum, Midwest Management Summit, TechEd Australia, TechEd New Zealand and in 2017 Peter had the honor to speak at Microsoft Ignite. See more here.
Author of four books about Configurtion Manager and Microsoft Enterprise Mobility +Security