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Mastering System Center Configuration Manager CB (vNext)

This class will take you through the design, installation and configuration of the main features in Configuration Manager Current Branch based on Windows Server 2016 and Windows 10.

The training will provide you with a solid understanding of the product, and the ability to use and design features like installing and configure SCCM – installing different site servers and settings, working with multiple sites, migrating from Configuration Manager previous versions, working with role based security, configuring, maintaining and installing clients, operating System Deployment atc. All according to best practice.

A LabCenter Remote delivery

This course is in English and you can participate online from wherever you want.


3 päivää

2100 €

Target Group

Administrators who are planning to migrate to System Center Configuration Manager CB


This class will take you through the installation and configuration of the main features in Configuration Manager vNext based on Windows 2016 and Windows 10.

After the training you will have a solid understanding off the product and be able to use and design these features:

  • Installing different site servers
  • Working with multiple sites
  • Migrating from Configuration Manager previous versions
  • Upgrading from Configuration Manager vNext
  • Role based security
  • Configuring, maintaining and installing clients
  • Inventory Management
  • Visualizing data using reports & queries
  • Application management
  • Software update management
  • Settings management
  • Operating System Deployment
  • Endpoint Protection


Basic understanding of Active Directory, WSUS and SQL. Basic knowledge of System Center Configuration Manager 2007/2012 or SMS 2003 is a good idea.

Mastering System Center Configuration Manager CB (vNext) - Remote: Course content

Day 1

  • Installing and Configuring CM vNext
    • Installing a Configuration Manager hierarchy 
    • Installing and configuring site system roles
  • Migrating from Configuration Manager 2007 and Configuration Manger 2012
  • Upgrading from Configuration Manager vNext
    • Planning the upgrade
  • Configuring Role Based Security
  • ConfigMgr clients
    • Installing and configuring clients
    • Maintaining and remediating clients
    • Monitoring client health status

Day 2

  • Inventory management
    • Working with hardware and software inventory
    • Extending hardware inventory 
    • Working with asset intelligence
  • Visualizing data using queries and reports
    • Creating basic and advanced queries
    • Working with SQL reporting services
    • Modifying existing reports
    • Introduction to creating custom SQL reports
  • Content Management
    • Working with distribution points and distribution point groups
    • Working with remote distribution points
    • Understanding the content flow
  • Application deployment
    • Understanding the difference between traditional software packages and Applications
    • Working with the application model
    • Working with different deployment types
      • Dependencies
      • Global conditions 
      • User Device Affinity
      • Requirements
    • Advanced application scenarios

Day 3

  • Software Updates
    • Creating and designing the software update infrastructure
    • Deploying Microsoft software updates
    • Monitoring the software update deployment process
    • Installing and configuring Custom Updates Publisher - SCUP 2011
    • Publish 3rd. party updates
  • Deploying Windows 10 operating systems
    • Introducing the prerequisites
    • Creating and maintaining images
    • Working with task sequences
    • Deploying images
    • Handling drivers
    • Performing in-place upgrade of Windows 7 to Windows 10
    • Performing bare metal deployments of Windows 10
  • Endpoint Protection
    • Installing and configuring Endpoint Protection
    • Enabling Endpoint Protection on clients
    • Creating and modifying Endpoint Protection policies
    • Monitoring the status
  • Compliance Settings 
    • Introducing Compliance settings
    • Creating and implementing configuration items and baselines
    • Remediate non-compliant computers and users

Training material

Student Lab Manual, Slide deck, and lab files