What is Update 1802 for System Center Configuration Manager?
System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM) is a systems management software product developed by Microsoft. It is used to manage the deployment and security of devices and applications across an enterprise network. It is part of the Microsoft System Center family of products.
The latest update to SCCM, Update 1802, is now available and provides a number of new features and improvements.
What New Features and Improvements Does Update 1802 Provide?
Update 1802 introduces many new features and improvements, including:
Modern Device Management
Update 1802 introduces the concept of modern device management, which provides a simplified experience for managing devices. This includes the ability to manage Windows 10 devices with Intune and Azure Active Directory.
Improved Security and Compliance
The update also improves security and compliance features, such as enhanced endpoint protection and data protection. Additionally, the update introduces new support for Windows 10 version 1709, which provides enhanced security and compliance capabilities.
Enhanced Mobile Device Management
Update 1802 also introduces enhanced mobile device management capabilities, including support for Apple’s iOS and Google’s Android operating systems. This provides a comprehensive mobile device management experience, allowing organizations to manage multiple mobile devices from a single console.
Improved Reporting and Analytics
The update also includes improved reporting and analytics features. This includes the ability to view detailed reports on device and app usage, as well as the ability to drill down into specific devices for more detailed data.
Update 1802 for System Center Configuration Manager provides a number of new features and improvements, including modern device management, improved security and compliance, enhanced mobile device management, and improved reporting and analytics. Organizations can now leverage these new features and capabilities to deploy and manage devices and applications more effectively.
As a Cloud Architect, I believe Update 1802 for System Center Configuration Manager is an important step forward in modernizing and improving the way organizations manage their devices and applications. This update provides a more efficient and secure way to deploy and manage devices and applications across an enterprise network.