sessions from SCU Europe 2015 conference

my sessions on Microsoft INDEED 2015

Yesterday I returned from the conference Microsoft INDEED 2015 where I had two sessions:

I have been speaking since 2011 but it was my first English speaking experience. And it was really cool!:)

iOS 9 support for System Center 2012 R2 Configuration Manager SP1

If you use System Center 2012 R2 Configuration Manager SP1 with CU1 installed and have Microsoft Intune connector Microsoft released extension for your SCCM infrastructure:

SCCM_2012_iOS9

Extension adds next features:

  • configuration settings;
  • company resource access;
  • applications installation.

SCCM_2012_iOS9_1

update for SCCM TP3

As you know new features for System Center Configuration Manager vNext will be delivered through the internet (“Updates and Servicing” feature). Today first update 1509 was released for System Center Configuration Manager vNext Technical Preview 3. Update consists of two main features:

  • new modern Software Center for end users
  • client piloting to preproduction (you can deploy new SCCM client using a pre-production collection)

General improvements in version 1509 for Technical Preview 3

Official news from ConfigMgr team

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System Center Configuration Manager vNext Technical Preview 3

SCCM vNext Technical Preview 3 was released a few hours ago.

This release adds the following additional capabilities:

  • Diagnostics and Usage Data
  • Service a server cluster
  • Support for SQL Server AlwaysOn for highly available databases
  • Deploy Windows Business Store applications
  • App deployment to Windows 10 devices with on-premises MDM
  • Compliance settings for Windows 10
  • Improved workflow for creating mobile device configuration items
  • Updates for Windows 10 in-place upgrade
  • Updates for bulk enrollment of Windows 10 devices with on-premises MDM

Download System Center Configuration Manager vNext Technical Preview 3;

Official blog from ConfigMgr team;

Detailed description of new features System Center Configuration Manager vNext Technical Preview 3.

error -2147467259 0x80004005 interrupts operating system deployment with MDT

MDT LTI

FAILURE (5616): 1: Verify BCDBootEx

Litetouch deployment failed, Return Code = -2147467259 0x80004005

Failed to save environment to (80070057)

Failed to run the action:  Install Operating System.

Unknown error (error 000015F0; Source: Unknown)

The execution of the group (Install) has failed and the execution has aborted.  An action failed.

Operation aborted (Error: 80004004: Source:  Windows)

Failed to run the last action: Install Operating System.  Execution of task sequence failed.

Unknown error (Error: 000015F0: Source: Unknown)

Task Sequence Engine Failed:  Code:  enExecutionFail

Task sequence execution failed with error code:  80004005

Error Task Sequence Manager failed to execute task sequence.  Code 0x80004005.

Possible solution: check spaces in UNC path MDT DeploymentShare and delete them if they are:

MDT Deployment Share properties