What is SCCM certification?

A Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM) certification validates a candidate’s ability to help their company manage client computers and devices. The SCCM course provides students with the skills and experience they need to assess company and client servers, along with other devices.

Is System Center the same as SCCM?

SCCM is part of the Microsoft System Center systems management suite. The SCCM integrated console enables management of Microsoft applications such as Application Virtualization (App-V), Microsoft Enterprise Desktop Virtualization (Med-V), Citrix XenApp, Microsoft Forefront and Windows Phone applications.

Which components are capable of integrating with System Center 2016?

The GA announcement of Microsoft’s System Center 2016 suite of products means that all of its components are now available, including Virtual Machine Manager, Operations Manager, Orchestrator and Service Management Automation, Service Manager, Data Protection Manager and Configuration Manager.

How do I become a SCCM?

To become an SCCM administrator, you typically need expertise with the SCCM product and relevant experience. Some employers may require you to have an associate degree or a bachelor’s degree in a computer-related field.

Is Microsoft getting rid of SCCM?

Microsoft has Renamed System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM) to Microsoft Endpoint Configuration Manager (MECM)

Does SCOM need an agent?

SCOM is largely an agent-oriented monitoring tool. This means that in order to monitor your infrastructure, you need a piece of software called an “MMA” or “Microsoft Monitoring Agent” installed on them. Agentless monitoring is also possible, but with limitations and not recommended unless absolutely necessary.

What are the prerequisites for installing SCOM agent?

SCOM Agent Requirements

  • File system: %SYSTEMDRIVE% must be formatted with the NTFS file system.
  • Windows PowerShell version: Windows PowerShell version 2.0, or Windows PowerShell version 3.0.
  • Microsoft .NET Framework 3.5 or later.

Can I upgrade from System Center 2012 R2 to System Center 2016?

If you’re already running System Center 2012 R2, you can upgrade your environment to System Center 2016 by following the procedures and guidance in this article. Microsoft only supports upgrading from System Center 2012 R2 from one of the supported update rollup installations listed in the supported upgrade paths sections.

What’s new in System Center 2016-service manager?

With the System Center 2016 – Service Manager release, the product has moved to support .NET 4.5.1. The tool set to support this movement to .NET 4.5.1 required to break a few dependencies and has led to the movement of classes across the assemblies.

Where can I find the documentation for System Center 2016?

See the introductory information or important concepts about each of the technologies in System Center 2016. To view all of the service landing pages, see the System Center documentation page.

How to prepare for service management automation in System Center 2016?

Perform a full backup of the SMA database as a precaution. This is a standard SQL Server database, and you can standard tools and processes for backing up SQL Server. Upgrade the hardware, operating system, and other software if necessary to meet the requirements of Service Management Automation in System Center 2016.