Tag Archives: System Center

DPM 2012 R2 system state backup fails on Windows 2012 server

Just a quick one. One of our few 2012 non R2 servers gave an error when trying to create a recovery point:   The following alert occurred at 10/7/2014 10:24:03 AM. The replica of Non VSS Datasource Writer on server.domain.local is inconsistent with the protected data source. All protection activities for this data source will fail […]

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Deploying DPM 2012 agent with SCCM

Although System Center Data Protection Manager offers a way to do a remote installation of the agent, it’s far from ideal when you have to deploy the agent to several hundred laptops. Since the agent offers a silent installation, I thought it would be best to let SCCM do what it does best. I created […]

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Teched Day 3

Day three in Berlin. Today was the first time that the name System Center Configuration Manager vNext wasn’t used anymore. It’s announced that the next installment of SCCM will be called SCCM 2012. So yes, unfortunately we have to wait a bit longer before we can see it in a production environment.

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Teched Day 2

Day two @ Teched has been a very long day. I’ve been attending sessions about Lync Server 2010, Domain Services in a virtualized environment, have been doing some hands on labs with System Center Virtual Machine Manager (SCVMM) and with the next installment of System Center Configuration Manager, vNext. What I would like to share […]

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