System Center Configuration Manager 2007 R3 Complete / Edition 1

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SYSTEM CENTER CONFIGURATION MANAGER 2007 R3 COMPLETE covers everything from design and planning options, to implementation, configuration, and management of Configuration Manager. If you are in the process of evaluating Configuration Manager and the impact it may have in your environment, this book details the requirements and implementation information you need. If you're new to Configuration Manager, you will find detailed management and configuration options. If you already have Systems Management Server or an earlier release version of Configuration Manager, you will learn about all of the new features and how to use them effectively. The 21 chapters that make up this book reflect the components within Configuration Manager and outline how to implement and manage each of those components. Each chapter gets right to the details without a lot of extraneous information, allowing you to pick up the book and start digesting the pertinent information quickly and easily. The first section will familiarize you with the key features of Configuration Manager and the planning options for deployment. Next, the book covers the deployment of a single site structure and a multiple site hierarchy. Section three covers the features of Configuration Manager. Lastly, the book covers how to maintain and troubleshoot Configuration Manager sites.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781435456501
  • Publisher: Cengage Learning
  • Publication date: 5/19/2011
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 944
  • Product dimensions: 7.30 (w) x 9.10 (h) x 1.40 (d)

Meet the Author

Brad Price has been in the IT field for 18 years, working as a consultant and Microsoft Certified Trainer for 12 of those. He has taught System Center Configuration Manager 2007 and System Management Server courses throughout the United States and Europe. Brad is also a published author. He has designed and deployed rollouts of Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager 2007 for clients in the small to mid-sized markets as well as Fortune 500 companies.

Daniel D. Eddy has worked in the IT industry for the past ten years. He is experienced in many desktop management products and specializes in Configuration Manager 2007. For the past three years,he's been responsible for all aspects of the Configuration Manager infrastructure at a large school district in the Midwest. During that time, he helped automate many complex processes and streamlined application deployment using Microsoft's Application Virtualization (App-V) technology. In his spare time,Daniel contributes to the Configuration Manager community through technical blogs and training videos.

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Table of Contents

Introduction. SECTION I: PLANNING THE SITE STRUCTURE. 1. Introduction to System Center Configuration Manager 2007 R3. 2. Planning the Site Hierarchy. 3. Planning Site Maintenance and Management. SECTION II: INSTALLING AND DEPLOYING COMPONENTS. 4. Installing a Primary Site. 5. Creating a Site Hierarchy. 6. Configuring Site System Roles. 7. Deploying Clients. 8. Managing Clients. 9. Managing Assets. 10. Creating and Managing Queries and Reports. SECTION III: MANAGING THE SITE STRUCTURE. 11. Managing Software Distribution. 12. Managing Software Updates. 13. Managing Operating System Deployment. 14. Managing Desired Configuration Management. 15. Managing Network Access Protection. 16. Managing Mobile Devices. SECTION IV: MAINTAINING AND TROUBLESHOOTING. 17. Backup and Recovery. 18. Using Configuration Manager Console Tools. 19. Using Tools from the Toolkit. 20. System Center Configuration Manager SDK. 21. Troubleshooting Common Issues. Index.
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