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Troy Martin
Wednesday, 22 March 2017 / Published in Featured, Webinars
The second part of this webinar series with Jim Bezdan and Troy Martin looked into the Windows 10 update process in detail. There were lots of questions and we have the answers for you. If there’s something we missed, please let us know and we will help you solve the problem. Question: Does this stuff tie
Mark Warren
Tuesday, 21 March 2017 / Published in Featured, Help Desk, OS Deployment, Webinars, Windows 10
In the first of the three-part webinar series on Windows 10 deployment, 1E experts Troy Martin and Jim Bezdan reviewed the high-level issues surrounding rapid migration to the new OS. The second part looked into the update process in more detail. It started by examining the importance of peer-to-peer (P2P) content distribution. P2P has many benefits
Peter Daalmans
Monday, 20 March 2017 / Published in Featured, Help Desk, MVP Monday, SCCM
The version 1702 of Configuration Manager Current Branch is around the corner and the adoption of 1610 is enormous. If you are not on 1610 yet, you can wait until 1702 will ship but if you need some need new features that are shipped with 1610, upgrade now! In this post, I will describe some
Friday, 17 March 2017 / Published in 1E News, Featured, Tachyon
If you’ve ever seen a single episode of Star Trek, you’ve heard Captain Picard talk to his crew about Tachyon particles. So as not to disrupt the storyline, you continue watching, nodding along as if you know what he’s talking about. You don’t know, though. “Tachyon” sounds like technical space jargon. And, well, it is.
A First Foray into THE CLOUD via Intune (#3 in a series)   The moving parts of Intune: Can any be mapped to Configuration Manager? My previous post in this series gave a basic introduction of Intune and provided several scenarios that described how to implement some of the features themselves. Those scenarios and others
Adrian Todd
Thursday, 09 March 2017 / Published in 1E News, Featured, Tachyon
Adrian Todd is Senior Product Manager for Tachyon. In this post, Adrian describes the business drivers behind the creation and launch of 1E’s newest product and highlights the difference between Tachyon and other solutions existing in the market. Tachyon. This amazing new platform from 1E allows you to hold an investigative conversation with all of your
Rime of the Ancient Admin
A First Foray into THE CLOUD via Intune (#2 in a series) The first stop: Introduction to Intune Using the linked reference above as my starting point and source of basic information (with attribution given in my first post in this series), let’s try to dissect it from my experience as a traditional Configuration Manager
Ed Aldrich
Monday, 20 February 2017 / Published in Digital Disruption, Featured, MVP Monday, SCCM, Systems Management
“I’m old, not obsolete!”  Pops, Terminator Genisys For the literary-minded among you, it’s clear that the subtitle is a blatant play on words from the famous old poem Rime of the Ancient Mariner by Samuel Taylor (1834). We’ve all heard of the concept of, “…having an Albatross hanging around your neck”. (See the link for the metaphor) I’ve been in
Thursday, 16 February 2017 / Published in 1E News, Featured, Green IT, NightWatchman, Thursday Thoughts
Google “green technology” and this is what you’ll see: That sounds fantastic, right? You don’t get the full picture of what it is, though. What about the impact of non-green technology versus “green technology”? From saving and generating energy to utilizing non-toxic products, “green technology” incorporates multiple materials, people, and practices to achieve this stature. It’s
Wednesday, 15 February 2017 / Published in Featured, SCCM, Webinars, Windows 10
Last week, experts and MVPs Mike Terrill and Kent Agerlund defined success with Configuration Manager in 2017. They took us through the highlights from 2016 and showed us what to look for when planning for this year. If you are working with a blank slate and haven’t upgraded to Configuration Manager 1610, you’ll have to download version