Mastering Configuration Manager 2007 SP2 R3 training – 2011 Q1 dates and updated agenda (now with Forefront Endpoint Protection integration)

I’m thrilled to announce the lab schedule for first Quarter of 2011 along with the updated agenda.


Oslo, Norway – January 31 – feb. 2, 2011
Chicago, US – February 8-10, 2011 
Stockholm, Sweden, February 16-18
New York, US – March 16-18, 2011
Boston , US – April 12-14, 2011


I have updated the agenda to include Forefront Endpoint Protection, client remediation, advanced software deployment, deploying custom updates like Adobe and Java.

Updated agenda:

Day 1

  • Introduction to System Center
  • Installing and Configuring ConfigMgr. SP2 and R3
  • Installing and supporting ConfigMgr clients
    • Installing and configuring clients
    • Maintaining and remediating clients using startup scripts
    • Monitoring client health status
  • Inventory management
    • Working with hardware and software inventory
    • Extending hardware inventory using 3rd. party add-ons
    • Working with asset intelligence
    • Working with license reports
  • Working with Power Management
  • Working with queries and reports
    • Creating basic and advanced queries
    • Introduction to creating custom SQL reports
    • Working with SQL reporting services
    • Working with subscriptions
    • Modifying existing reports
    • Importing and creating new reports

Day 2

  • Software distribution
    • Working with and deploying software packages
    • MSI packages
    • Exe package
    • Registry fixes
    • VB scripts
    • Advanced Software distribution
    • Conditional software deployments
    • Using Variables in software deployments
    • Working with virtual applications
  • Software Updates
    • Creating and designing the software update infrastructure
    • Deploying Microsoft software updates
    • Monitoring the software update deployment process
    • Custom Updates
    • Installing and configuring Custom Updates Publisher
    • Installing and deploying 3rd. party updates
  • Desired Configuration Management
    • Introducing DCM
    • Creating and implementing DCM baselines
    • Using DCM to remediate non-compliant computers

Day 3

  • Deploying Windows 7 with operating System deployment
    • Introducing the prerequisites
    • Creating and maintaining images
    • Working with task sequences
    • Handling drivers
    • Deploying images
  • Working with multiple sites
    • Installing secondary sites
    • Configuring secondary sites
    • Working with multiple primary sites
  • Forefront Endpoint Protection
    • Installing and configuring FEP
    • Installing FEP clients
    • Creating and modifying FEP policies
By | 2010-12-17T13:47:11+00:00 December 17th, 2010|Configuration Manager (SCCM)|0 Comments

About the Author:

Kent Agerlund
Microsoft Regional Director, Enterprise Mobility MVP. Microsoft Certified Trainer and Principal consultant. I have been working with Enterprise client management since 1992. Co-founder of System Center User Group Denmark in 2009. Certified MCITP: Enterprise Administrator, MCSA+Messaing, and much more. Member of: Microsoft Denmark System Center Partner Expert Team The Danish Technet Influencers program System Center Influencers Program.

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