The April 2017 Minnesota System Center User Group meeting will be Wednesday, April 19th from 4:30 to 7pm at the MTC in Edina. 3601 76th Street West. Edina, MN 55435 6th floor
April will feature two distinctive presentations, both by Microsoft MVPs. Our MNSCUG President, Ryan Ephgrave of Concurrency, will show you some new automation capabilities using Microsoft Graph to automate functions in Intune, Azure AD, and more. Fred Bainbridge of NowMicro will show you how Windows Upgrade Readiness can help with your Windows 10 rollouts.
A special thanks to Microsoft for sponsoring with food! We love our sponsors!
Our Fortune 500 client is looking to hire a Systems Engineer whose primary responsibility will be working with SCCM. Below are a few notes about the role:
- Someone that is really deep into SCCM and not just doing deployments and packaging. They need to be able to work on and do configurations.
- Willing to look at someone who has worked on Desktop or server side of SCCM as long as Sr. level.
- Skills used outside SCCM will be DHCP, TCPIP, DNS, and Active Directory with Group Policy.
If this seems like something that you would be interested in feel free to reach out to me directly or let me know when a good time would be for us to chat. My name is Andy Schmad and I'm an IT Recruiter with Modis in Omaha, NE.
Notes from our March 2017 meeting are below. Click arrow to proceed.
Thanks to 1E for their gold sponsorship.
Job posting number 9103BR
Senior Desktop Engineer SCCM
Inver Grove Heights
The February Minnesota System Center User Group meeting will be Wednesday, February 15th from 4:30 to 7pm at the MTC in Edina. 3601 76th Street West. Edina, MN 55435 6th floor
MNSCUG members will be sharing their favorite tools used in their jobs, along with short demos on usage. We have a number already confirmed including:
Matthew Teegarden (@TheEmptyGarden) - RuckZuck
Steve Jesok (@SteveJesok) - PowerBI Desktop
A special thanks to Cyber Advisors for providing food (Buffalo Wild Wings) and beverages! We love our sponsors! Please check them out.
If you haven't already registered for MMS, the clock is ticking. Tickets WILL sell out!
Looking for a technically proficient systems administrator or systems engineer with experience using most features of SCCM. SCCM work entails about half of job duties. Experience with other technologies that would be a bonus include: AD, SCOM, Office 365, password management software (like Thycotic Secret Server), print server management, supporting AD integration of multiple companies, and anti-virus. This is a permanent position for a growing company in Shakopee, MN.
The March 2017 Minnesota System Center User Group meeting will be a FULL DAY EVENT on Tuesday, March 14th from 8am to 5pm at the MTC in Edina. 3601 76th Street West. Edina, MN 55435 6th floor
Presentations start at 9. Come early for coffee, donuts, and networking.
We all know the struggles of managing hard to reach clients. This month our speakers will show you some ways to make this task simpler. PKI(Public Key Infrastructure), IBCM(Internet-based Client Management), CMG(Cloud Management Gateway), Cloud DPs, WebAPI, and more. Don't miss out on this opportunity to learn about these solutions from Hank Thompson(CHS), Matthew Teegarden(LifeTouch), and Fred Bainbridge(NowMicro).
We also have a special guest speaker coming to town. Steve Rachui is a Microsoft Premier Field Engineer specializing in Configuration Manager. He has been fixing the most troublesome issues with this software since the SMS days. Steve will talk about Boundary Changes in 1610, Managing Duplicate Hardware Identifiers, Windows Information Protection Integration, and Application Deployment Tips & Tricks. Be prepared to learn from the best!
A special thanks to our loyal sponsor 1E for renewing their Gold Sponsorship yet again! Troy Martin will be in town to show us their newest product, Tachyon. We love our sponsors! Please check them out.
If you haven't already registered for MMS, the clock is ticking. Tickets will sell out SOON!
Notes from our February 2017 meeting are below. Click arrow to proceed.
Thanks to Cyber Advisors for sponsoring.
The first Minnesota System Center User Group meeting of 2017 will be Wednesday, January 18th from 4:30 to 7pm at the MTC in Edina. 3601 76th Street West. Edina, MN 55435 6th floor
Mark Godfrey (MN.IT Services) and Nash Pherson (Now Micro) will be our presenters taking you on a marvelous tour through the world of workstation security. AppLocker, XTS-AES 256 BitLocker, Credential Guard and more. Learn best practices and methods to secure your organization's workstations.
A special thanks to Now Micro for providing food and beverages! We love our sponsors! Please check them out.
The last Minnesota System Center User Group meeting of 2016 will be Thursday, December 15th from 4:30 to 7pm at the MTC in Edina. 3601 76th Street West. Edina, MN 55435 6th floor and we are excited to be welcoming back a world renowned client management expert Kent Agerlund! Please register in advance.
Managing Windows 10, iOS and Android using Configuration Manager and Microsoft Enterprise Mobility +Security suite.
This is the one session you do not want to miss if you are planning to manage mobile devices and Windows 10. The session will explain best practices from numerous MDM projects with a high focus on getting the services implemented correctly first time. Learn how to secure and manage Android, iOS and Windows 10 while having a little bit of fun at the same time.
We will also take a sneak-peak of new features in ConfigMgr and the Enterprise Mobility +Security suite – after all, Christmas is just around the corner.
A special thanks to Heat Software for providing food and beverages! We love our sponsors! Please check them out.
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