Soooo quick job. Publish the main SCCM site into another domain.
Easy enough, there is an existing two way trust, so no issues there. Using the ADSI MMC, I connected to the target domain and browsed down to the System Container; I then had to manually create a new Container called Systems Management – this is currently a manual process.
As with this series, it’s an ongoing project consisting of multiple stages.
Yes – this is out of sync, but I haven’t got around to the others as yet. I will do though!
So onto the Endpoint Protection Role. This role is as simplistic as it gets, and it should be a quick job. Needless to say, I booked a full day for it (just in case(tm)).
WSUS, you gotta love it. I keep reiterating everywhere I go that WSUS is resource intensive and needs to be looked at. I had another typical WSUS fault, which I will briefly share.
Noted an issue with updates not installing via the Software Centre. There were a series of updates queued past their deadline, but never installing.
Bluetooth. It’s great… except when you’re trying to tighten security. This has been the source of a headache for the past few days:
Hey all. A nice and easy job – but only if you’ve done it before. Thankfully I did this using the Click to Run (CTR) model at a former contract, so I naturally volunteered to take this work on. Sadly I did not blog the details, so it took me a wee refresher before I made any progress. I thought I’d best not make that mistake again…! Caveats… Continue reading
Well I’ve been through a degree of work related turmoil, as I may have alluded to previously.
I have since left my previous role and taken up the sword of contracting.
It has to be said that it was the best decision I could’ve made. I’ve since met, and continue to meet, a great many skilled people and some bloody managers.
Any regrets? Only that I didn’t make this choice sooner!
I’ll be adding some posts shortly…
Okies, a quickie!
I’m now migrating in anger, lol, and making an effort to keep on top of the client deployment failures reported to my FSP server. This one caught my eye: