Understanding FEP 2010 Deployment Status Collections

Starting from this month, you can either install FEP platform updates through Microsoft Update or standalone FEP hotfix. http://blogs.technet.com/b/configmgrteam/archive/2014/03/27/anti-malware-platform-updates-for-endpoint-protection-will-be-released-to-mu.aspx. The latest FEP platform updates on MU is of version 4.5.0215.0. The latest standalone FEP hotfix is also of version 4.5.0.215.0: http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2952678. You can validating the FEP deployment using dashboard: http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ff823784.aspx. You might already know that…


System Center Update Publisher 2011 Troubleshoot Series 3: Publish fail when SCUP 2011 is remote and WSUS is using UNC as Content Folder

We saw several reports that SCUP publishing fail under this configuration: SCUP 2011 is installed on a remote machine from WSUS and WSUS is installed to use an UNC path as Content Folder. There’re actually two problems when WSUS is using UNC path as Content Folder. 1. The UNC Content Folder needs to be 2…


System Center Updates Publisher 2011 and Windows Server 2012 R2

Published on configuration manager team blog as well: http://blogs.technet.com/b/configmgrteam/archive/2013/12/11/system-center-updates-publisher-2011-support-statement-update.aspx   System Center Updates Publisher 2011 (SCUP) is supported for use on computers with Windows Server 2012 R2 with the following known limitations: 1. Windows Server 2012 R2 includes Windows Server Update Services (WSUS) 4.1. WSUS 4.1 cannot communicate with WSUS 3.0 and WSUS 4.0.  If…