The Manageability Guys

The PFE UK Manageability team
  • Client Network Traffic tests

    These postings are provided "AS IS" with no warranties, and confer no rights. The following information is for example purposes only. Do not rely on this information for a production deployment. These are meant to show the areas you should test for...
  • Client Activity Summary Report

    The following T-SQL query will generate a report that shows the status of ConfigMgr clients. It uses various sources for this information, including: Last Hardware Inventory timestamp Last AD Discovery agent timestamp ConfigMgr 2007 R2 Client...
  • More On SCCM and Powershell

    I thought I would add to our previous post on Powershell. Powershell can make SCCM admin far easier for repetitive tasks.  To make life really easy we can start creating our own “cmdlets”. Anyone can write their own cmdlets for Powershell but it...
  • ConfigMgr and Powershell

    Hello, This is my first blog post so I thought I would make it something vaguely interesting (to certain people). Powershell has been around for a while, though for most ConfigMgr people it remains a dark area. This is primarily due to the lack of...
  • What AI data is in your database?

    Ever wonder what’s in the Asset Intelligence (AI) catalog on your site server’s database?  I wrote the following query for a customer to show the value of AI and the data this is in there (and convince them to deploy AI Sync Point).  It summarizes...
  • Useful ConfigMgr Resources

    The following is a list of useful information on ConfigMgr, pointing to various resources and sources of information.  ConfigMgr Resources/Information: Learning: TechCenter on TechNet: http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/configmgr/default.aspx Features...