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Microsoft Endpoint Configuration Manager (SCCM/MEM) management through Powershell

Microsoft Endpoint Configuration Manager can be managed through Powershell scripts or cmdlets. The first thing we need to do is to open the access we choose from the SCCM Console, in our Site Server: Connect via Powershell (Cmdlets) Connect via Powershell ISE (Scripts & Cmdlets) I choose using only cmdlets. We are now connected directly …


SQL Server management for Microsoft Endpoint Configuration Manager (SCCM/MEM)

Deploy Win32 apps with Microsoft Intune: Mozilla Firefox

Microsoft Intune will permit us to manage devices and apps, it is a cloud-based service controlled by Microsoft Endpoint Manager admin center. For that it provides mobile device management (MDM) and mobile app management (MAM), and supervised by Azure Active Directory (AAD) where we can apply all kind of policies involving users, devices and applications …


Creating partitions on GNULinux

There are many GNU applications that allow us to partition our drives, such as parted or gparted, this last one has graphical user interface (GUI)… But there’s one method, which is the one I like the most, as it is very versatile, which is using fdisk and mkfs commands. One for manipulate the disk partition …


Operating System Deployment (OSD) with HTTPS/SSL in SCCM/MEM

Microsoft recommends using HTTPS for all Configuration Manager communication paths, although is not always possible to manage correctly due to the growing volume of certificates. In addition, SCCM communication over HTTP will be soon discontinued. Prerequisites SCCM Server installed and configured with a compatible ADK, server firewall rules, database,… In my case it will be …


Install Certification Authority on Windows Server

Run Azure commands on Debian