Monthly Archives: March 2012

CM12–Using a specific SQL instance to host the database

System Center Configuration Manager 2012 will only support Latin1 as SQL collation which can cause a bit of grief. Especially since both the instance collation and the database collation must be latin1 – that is you can not simply create … Continue reading

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Configuration Manager 2012 TAP Experiences

On March 26, I will be making an presentation about the experiences gained in the CM12 TAP program. For the last two years I have been involved with deploying various beta versions of Configuration Manager into production. If you are … Continue reading

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MDT 2012 RC1 released

Yesterday Microsoft Deployment Toolkit 2012 RC1 was released. Among the many interesting new features I am mostly interested in: Support for Configuration Manager 2012 RC2 (build 7703) Support for installing the Windows 8 beta (also just released). Visit the Solution … Continue reading

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