Introduction

What is a survival guide? It’s a page we created as a pointer to information on the web. You can use the information below to learn the fundamentals and share information with other community members. And, if you think we missed some great article out there, please add it below!  

If you are looking for the Survival Guide for Configuration Manager 2012 which has tons of relevant information, go here: https://social.technet.microsoft.com/wiki/contents/articles/7075.system-center-2012-configuration-manager-survival-guide.aspx 

If you have feedback for the Configuration Manager team, want to request a feature or report a problem, visit the Configuration Manager Feedback page.

The #ConfigmgrGuide hash tag allows you to track updates to the Survival Guide.

Note: There are guides below for both Current Branch and Technical Preview releases of ConfigMgr. The Current Branch releases are what you install in your production environment and are released a few times a year, whereas the Technical Preview releases are for testing in your lab environment and are released once a month.

Getting Started

  • Release notes for System Center Configuration Manager version 1511 here.
  • Recommended hardware for System Center Configuration Manager here.
  • Supported operating systems for sites and clients for System Center Configuration Manager here.
  • Support for SQL Server versions for System Center Configuration Manager here.
  • Support for Active Directory domains for System Center Configuration Manager here.
  • Support for Windows features and networks in System Center Configuration Manager here.
  • Support for Virtualization Environments for System Center Configuration Manager here.
  • List and explanation of SCCM 1511 New features - here

System Center Configuration Manager (Current Branch)

System Center Configuration Manager (Technical Preview)

List of Microsoft ConfigMgr KB Articles


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This two exams allows you to become the MCSE: Enterprise Devices and Apps

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