System Center Essentials 2007
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SMS Case Study: Panasonic (Thailand) Co Ltd
See how this domestic appliance maker boosts security and speed with SMS 2003.
System Center Configuration Manager 2007 Beta 2 Product Feature Quizzes
The System Center Configuration Manager 2007 User Assistance team has created a set of 7 quizzes to help you assess your understanding of the dependencies and requirements for key features of Configuration Manager.
Configuration Manager Documentation Library
Download the latest online version of the Configuration Manager Documentation Library. More recent than the documentation available on the Beta 2 CD.
Manage the IT Environment of Your Mid-Sized Business More Efficiently
Discover Microsoft System Center Essentials 2007, the new unified IT management solution specifically designed for mid-sized businesses. In this webcast, we provide an overview of System Center Essentials 2007 and demonstrate how it enables IT professionals to manage their IT environments proactively by simplifying tasks and automating complex tasks from a single console. Learn how the built-in troubleshooting and asset inventory can help you save time and increase productivity while maximizing the availability of a secure IT environment.Presenter: Pete Zerger, Consulting Practice Partner, AKOS Technology Services
Managing a Microsoft Infrastructure
Meet availability and performance requirements for your business-critical applications with Microsoft infrastructure management products, technologies, and solutions offerings. Leverage these online resources for an in-depth look into Microsoft System Center Operations Manager 2007, Microsoft System Center Data Protection Manager, Microsoft Operations Manager 2005, and more.
TechNet Webcast: Deploying and Upgrading to System Center Essentials 2007 (Level 200)
Tuesday, May 29, 2007
1:00 P.M.–2:30 P.M. Pacific Time
TechNet Webcast: System Center Operations Manager 2007 Technical Overview (Level 200)
Monday, June 11, 2007
11:30 A.M.–1:00 P.M. Pacific Time
TechNet Webcast: Client Monitoring with System Center Operations Manager 2007 (Level 200)
Monday, June 18, 2007
TechNet Webcast: What's New in Systems Management Server 2003 SP3 (Level 200)
Tuesday, June 19, 2007
1:00 P.M.–2:00 P.M. Pacific Time
TechNet Webcast: System Center Operations Manager 2007 Installation and Management Pack Migration (Level 200)
Friday, June 22, 2007
TechNet Webcast: Introduction to System Center Configuration Manager 2007 (Level 200)
Tuesday, June 26, 2007
KB936739: Asset Management reports in Systems Management Server 2003 Service Pack 3 contain information about obsolete computers
KB933867: List of problems that are fixed in Microsoft Systems Management Server 2003 Service Pack 3
KB934206: You cannot use the software inventory method to collect files from a mobile device after you install Microsoft Systems Management Server 2003 Service Pack 3
KB936117: When you use the Inventory Tool for Microsoft Updates (ITMU) to deploy updates to SMS 2003 client computers, the updates are not deployed successfully
KB933554: How to deploy a SMS 2003 Operating System Deployment (OSD) image by using Remote Installation Services and Microsoft Business Desktop Deployment 2007
KB935915: You cannot use SMS 2003 Remote Control to connect to a computer that is running Windows Vista or that is running a 64-bit version of Windows
KB936607: How to programmatically obtain the channel code values for System Management Server Service Pack 3
KB937098: Some ITMU-specific reports contain no data after you upgrade to SMS 2003 Service Pack 3
KB924042: Error message when you try to connect to a remote computer during Windows PE startup with the Systems Management Server (SMS) 2003 Operating System Deployment (OSD) Feature Pack: "0x80072AFC"
KB935628: An SMS 2003 advertised package stops responding, and the package does not automatically install an MUI on a client computer
KB936118: Error message when you try to run a report in Systems Management Server (SMS) 2003: "Cannot set application role 'webreport_approle' because it does not exist or the password is incorrect"
KB936850: The asset management license reports display incorrect channel information for some Windows operating systems in SMS 2003 with Service Pack 3
KB936906: Error message in the WUSSyncXML.log file when the Inventory Tool for Microsoft Updates tries to synchronize and to download software updates: "Error retrieving object PackageID"
KB936551: SMS 2003 SUS Feature Pack incorrectly reports that security update 923980 is not installed after you install Windows XP Service Pack 2