Configuration Manager Writers - Announcements, Comments and other Stuff

This blog is used by the Configuration Manager Writing team to keep you informed about the content we are writing, the availability of new documents, updates to documents, and other news. This blog is also intended to collect feedback from you our custome

July, 2006

  • MOF Editing Guide Published!

    My e-book "Start to Finish Guide to MOF Editing" is now available for purchase from SMS Expert's website ( http://www.smsexpert.com/mof/guide.asp ). This guide is a continuation and expansion of Micheal Schultz's original MOF Editing Guide and should...
  • Hello from Cathy!

    In my previous lifetime I was a Microsoft Certified Trainer (MCT) living in Silicon Valley . SMS and TCP/IP were my specialties. Yeah, I like training the stuff that makes people’s eyes cross from the complexity. During the .com boom I taught a heck of...
  • Hello from Chris!

    Hello SMS programmers. I'm responsible for the SMS SDK and Working with Jim, just starting to pull things together for the next release. If there's anything you want to see please let us know. I'm originally from the United Kingdom and am still in...
  • Hello from Carol!

    Here's some background information about me, my experience with SMS, why I'm in the doc team, and what features I'm covering. I have a consultancy background in Active Directory and infrastructure services, and was first introduced to SMS 2003 three...
  • Hello from Jeff!

    Just a quick introduction here about me. I've been working with SMS since SMS 2.0 and came to Redmond from Georgia where I was the SMS administrator for the Army at Fort Benning. For my part in documenting System Center Configuration Manager 2007 I...
  • Tip for using SMS v4 Help

    You might have noticed we've just released SMS v4 Beta 1 Refresh on the Connect Web site for Open Beta. The Refresh is specifically to support Windows Vista and Windows Server "Longhorn" Beta 2, which in SMS impacts Network Access Protection (NAP) and...
  • Hello from Doug!

    Hi Everyone! Let me introduce myself! I have been with Microsoft for almost 8 years now. I was an SMS 1.2/2.0 Support Engineer in Product Support for about a year, became the Technical Lead on the SMS team for a couple more years, and managed the support...
  • Hello from Jim!

    Here's a quick introduction. I started with Microsoft as an SMS Support Engineer back in 1998 supporting SMS 1.2 and 2.0. Yes, somehow I survived the SMS 2.0 release ... what's the old saying "if it doesn't kill you, it'll make you stronger". Those of...