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Now Available: Cumulative Update 6 for Configuration Manager UNIX and Linux clients

Cumulative Update 6 (Build 5.0.7958.2432) is now available at this Download Center link. This update contains new full versions of the UNIX and Linux clients with numerous bug fixes, as well as support for new Linux distro versions, such as Ubuntu 16.04. Additionally, support for certain very old UNIX and Linux versions that are no...

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Now Available: Cumulative Update 5 for System Center 2012 and 2012 R2 Configuration Manager UNIX and Linux clients

Author: Anurag Gupta, Program Manager, System Center Cumulative Update 5 (CU5) for System Center 2012 and 2012 R2 Configuration Manager UNIX and Linux clients is now available at the following link: https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/details.aspx?id=39360. This update contains new UNIX and Linux clients that contain numerous fixes as well as all changes from prior UNIX and Linux cumulative...

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Support for Mac OS X 10.11 in Configuration Manager

System Center 2012 Configuration Manager SP2, System Center 2012 R2 Configuration Manager SP1, and the current branch of System Center Configuration Manager (version 1511) now support Mac OS X 10.11 (El Capitan). Mac OS X 10.11 (El Capitan) support requires that Configuration Manager Mac clients have a minimum client version of 5.0.8333.1. You can download the...

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Now Available: Cumulative Update 4 for System Center 2012 and 2012 R2 Configuration Manager UNIX and Linux clients

Author: Anurag Gupta, Program Manager, Windows Server and System Center Cumulative Update 4 (CU4) for System Center 2012 and 2012 R2 Configuration Manager UNIX and Linux clients is now available at the following link: https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/details.aspx?id=39360. This update contains new UNIX and Linux clients that contain numerous fixes as well as all changes from prior UNIX...

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Common Error Wiki for the Configuration Manager Client for Linux and UNIX

Author: Anurag Gupta, Program Manager, Windows Server and System Center A wiki describing many common errors for UNIX and Linux clients for System Center 2012 R2 Configuration Manager and System Center 2012 Configuration Manager SP1 is now available at  http://social.technet.microsoft.com/wiki/contents/articles/28548.unix-and-linux-clients-for-system-center-2012-r2-configuration-manager-common-error-wiki.aspx. The wiki is a great tool for admins to find solutions to issues during client...

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Now available: Cumulative Update 2 for System Center 2012 R2 Configuration Manager

Author: Brian Huneycutt , Software Development Engineer, Configuration Manager Sustained Engineering Cumulative Update 2 (CU2) for System Center 2012 R2 Configuration Manager is now available as a hotfix download from KB 2970177. This update contains fixes for various issues including Windows PowerShell. For more information about the Windows PowerShell changes, refer to the following knowledge base article:...

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Oracle OpenWorld 2013: Oracle’s Mission-critical Software and Microsoft’s Enterprise-grade Cloud

For years Microsoft and Oracle have helped customers address enterprise technology needs, and during those years I’ve had the opportunity to personally partner with, compete with, and admire Oracle as an industry leader. Certainly when you think of enterprise scalability and reliability Oracle comes to mind, and I believe the Microsoft clouds also deliver the...

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Announcement: Configuration Manager Documentation Library Update for June 2013

The Documentation Library for System Center 2012 Configuration Manager has been updated on the web and the latest content has Updated: June 1, 2013 at the top of the topic. This month’s update sees the first installment of our prerelease documentation for System Center 2012 R2 Configuration Manager, to support the Preview release.  However, remember...

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Now Available: Cumulative Update 2 for System Center 2012 Configuration Manager Service Pack 1

Cumulative Update 2 for Configuration Manager SP1 is now available as a hotfix download via KB 2854009. In addition to various issue fixes, this update also includes the following: An updated Cumulative Update Setup Wrapper (Installer). The installer can now be run again on the same site server to create or to re-create deployment assistance...

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Announcement: Cumulative Update 1 for the Configuration Manager Client for Linux and UNIX

I am happy to announce the release of Cumulative Update 1 to the Configuration Manager clients for Linux and UNIX. This release delivers the following additional capabilities and features to the System Center 2012 Configuration Manager SP1 release: Support for managing additional operating systems: AIX, HP-UX, Solaris 11, CentOS, Debian, Oracle Linux and Ubuntu. Open...

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