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STIG Compliance with SCAP and DCM in Con...

STIG Compliance with SCAP and DCM in Configmgr

In this post, I demonstrate how to use System Center Configuration Manager to evaluate clients for STIG compliance. The process at a high level is: Download the corresponding STIG compliance SCAP files. Convert the downloaded files into a CAB file for import. Import the CAB file into Configmgr Deploy the Configuration Baseline to the corresponding […]

Configmgr SQL Server Sizing and Optimiza...

6/19/2017 – Docs. com is being retired.  Here is the link on OneDrive. Update: Link for calculator updated.  Any problems email, tweet, or comment.  Thanks for letting me know. Update II: Link updated after continued issues downloading and editing by some.  I moved the file to for sharing. does require you to sign in […]

Azure Stack Log File Locations

Azure Stack Log File Locations

I have been trying to find several of these so I was glad to see this list published today.  I simply copied this from MSDN and cleaned it up to make it readable. Deployment Logs Can’t get Azure Stack to install correctly? On the host, run Invoke-DeploymentLogCollection.ps1 from <mounted drive letter>:\AzureStackInstaller\PoCDeployment\ The logs will be […]

Azure Stack Home Lab Build

In the beginning there was…nothing Microsoft Azure Stack is not something I could build and run on my desktop like my Configmgr lab, which runs on my W10 desktop while I use it for work as well.  I had to decide if I wanted to spend the money on a server or wait for the […]