Hansen Cloud

All things Cloud, by Matt Hansen.

Backup Cloud Storage

Changing Azure Recovery Services Vault to LRS Storage

Reading Time: 2 minutes Back in the classic portal with backup services it was an easy fix. Simply change the settings value of storage replication type. I’ve recently started moving my workloads to recovery serveries vaults in ARM, and noticed something peculiar. By default, the storage replication type of the vault is GRS.   If your needs require geographically […]

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Scripting Windows Windows Server

PowerShell Script to Check Symantec Endpoint Protection Definition Updates

Reading Time: 2 minutes Symantec Endpoint Protection has quite a hold on the Anti-Virus market share. Many have environments where it’s used, and may not be the administrators or even able to view data from the Symantec Endpoint Protection Manager. In light of that, I’ve written a PowerShell script to check the last update time for SEP definitions that […]

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Cloud System Center Virtualization Windows Windows Server

SCVMM Error 2912 “The configuration registry database is corrupt (0x800703F1)”

Reading Time: < 1 minute I recently spun up a new SCVMM environment, created my first VM, and attempted to create a template only to be faced with a job error. Error (2912) An internal error has occurred trying to contact the Host01 server: : . WinRM: URL: [http://Host01.lab.local:5985], Verb: [INVOKE], Method: [LoadSubkey], Resource: [http://schemas.microsoft.com/wbem/wsman/1/wmi/root/scvmm/P2VSourceFixup?RegFileName=C:\Users\SVC_VMM\AppData\Local\Temp\tmp6AB5.tmp] The configuration registry database is […]

Matt Hansen 
System Center Windows Server

SCCM 2012 R2 Reinstall Fails – Configuration Manager Requires a Dedicated SQL Server Instance

Reading Time: < 1 minute Recently I had to reinstall an SCCM 2012 R2 instance, and came across a strange error when I ran the Prerequisite Check. Dedicated SQL Server instance: Configuration Manager requires a dedicated SQL Server instance to host the site database. You selected the SQL Server instance that site hosts the Configuration Manager database for another site. […]

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