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HP introduces new Proliant BL260c G5 and DL120 G5 servers for Midsize Businesses

by on Mar.31, 2008, under HP

HP introduces new Proliant BL260c G5 and DL120 G5 srvers for Midsize Businesses. Read more…

And here are the specs:
BL260c G5
DL120 G5

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HP announced ProLiant iVirtualization

by on Mar.25, 2008, under HP

HP today announced technologies that integrate virtualization capabilities into the HP ProLiant server platform, allowing customers to rapidly and simply virtualize their server environments.

Called HP ProLiant iVirtualization, these technologies allow businesses of all sizes to lower costs, improve productivity and better allocate resources across their server infrastructures.

HP has joined with the industry’s largest virtualization vendors – VMware, Citrix and Microsoft – to develop these technologies, which integrate virtualization with a broad range of HP ProLiant and BladeSystem platforms. Read more…

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SCCM: How to Advertise Task Sequence for OSD

by on Mar.20, 2008, under Microsoft, SCCM/SMS2003

Once you have created a Task sequence, you need to advertise it.
How to create task sequence 

To advertise a task sequence:

Open Configuration Manager Console
Go to System Center Configuration Manager>Site Database>Computer Management>Operating System Deployment>Task sequences
Right click on a Task sequence you want to advertise. Select Advertise (continue reading…)

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SCCM: How to Create Task Sequence for OSD

by on Mar.20, 2008, under Microsoft, SCCM/SMS2003

In order to create OSD Task Sequence you need to have you image created and added to SCCM. Below are the links how to do that:
How to capture OS image
How to add OS image

Also you must have SCCM client package ready:
How to create SCCM client Package and Program for OSD (continue reading…)

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SCCM: How to add computer to Collection for OSD

by on Mar.20, 2008, under Microsoft, SCCM/SMS2003

Before you start adding computers to Collection. You have to have a Collection. So first create it if you have not done so.

Open Configuration Manager Console
Go to System Center Configuration Manager>Site Database>Computer Management>Operating System Deployment (continue reading…)

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SCCM: How to create SCCM client Package and Program for OSD

by on Mar.20, 2008, under Microsoft, SCCM/SMS2003

When creating a Task sequence for OS deployment you need to provide the package for SCCM client.
Here are the steps how to create SCCM client Package

Open Configuration Manager Console (continue reading…)

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The Release Candidate 0 (RC0) update to the Hyper-V is available for download

by on Mar.20, 2008, under Microsoft

The Release Candidate 0 (RC0) update to the Hyper-V role provides improvements to security, stability, performance, user experience, forward compatibility of configurations, and the programming model. All users of the Hyper-V role are encouraged to apply this upgrade.

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How to Deploy ScreenSaver with SMS2003/SCCM

by on Mar.19, 2008, under Microsoft, SCCM/SMS2003

There are times when you need to deploy new company screensaver to all PCs. You can use Group Policy for that, but the problem is that it will disable screensaver settings for users and they will not be able to change them. If you have SMS or SCCM you can use it to deploy screensaver. The whole process is very simple. (continue reading…)

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