SCCM 2010 Upgrade
Today we are talking about upgrading sccm 2010 version. Before starting, I just inform you about that upgrading is an in-console update and there is no Sccm 2010 baseline version. That's why if you want to upgrade this version of SCCM , you shoul need at least sccm 2002 version already installed on your environment.
The main questions of all Ape of IT guys, is that we really need to upgrade it ? - Answer is YES, let look at what is new features of SCCM 2010 version ;
Enhancements to applications in Microsoft Endpoint Manager admin center
Cloud management gateway with virtual machine scale set for CSP
Disable Azure AD authentication for on-boarded tenants
Additional options when creating app registrations in Azure Active Directory
Desktop Analytics – Support for new Windows 10 diagnostic data levels
Desktop Analytics – Support for Windows 10 Enterprise LTSC 2019
Use Configuration Manager to monitor the health of end-to-end scenarios
Report setup and upgrade failures to Microsoft
Delete Aged Collected Diagnostic Files task
Improvements to the administration service
Wake machine at deployment deadline using peer clients on the same remote subnet
Improved Windows Server restart experience for non-administrator accounts
Collection query preview and Collection evaluation view
View collection relationships
Improvements to available apps via CMG
Deploy an OS over CMG using bootable media
Analyze SetupDiag errors for feature updates
Deploy a task sequence deployment type to a user collections
Improvements to ConfigMgr 2010 task sequence performance settings
Improvements to BitLocker management in MEMCM 2010
Expanded Windows Defender Application Control management
Enable user proxy for software update scans
Notifications for devices no longer receiving updates
Immediate distribution point fallback for clients downloading software update delta content
Improvements to the Configuration Manager console, in-console notifications
Improvements to client data sources dashboard
Content library cleanup tool Improvements
Support for PowerShell version 7 and Update PowerShell help
Source Details: https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/mem/configmgr/core/plan-design/changes/whats-new-in-version-2010.
Let's start to upgrade our environment to Sccm 2010 version ; as usually starting to upgrade such as this kind improvement, I suggest that please take at least incremental backup ıf you already taken full back up of you sccm site server then Before you install or upgrade to SCCM 2010, you must ensure you know the prerequisites. Here are some of the prerequisites checklist that you need to look into before installing Configuration Manager 2010 update.
Update 2010 for Configuration Manager current branch is available as an in-console update.
To apply this update on your sites, ensure you have installed SCCM version 1906 or later.
If you’re running a multi-tier hierarchy, start at the top-level site in the hierarchy. First perform the CAS upgrade, later you can begin the upgrade of each child site. Complete the upgrade of each site before you begin to upgrade the next site.
Ensure that you are running a supported Operating System and SQL Server version.
After Pre-Requisite checked without any error, you should able to see "Ready to İnstall" on sccm console as you can see below.
So, we already finished prerequest checked then continue with "Ignore any....." clicked.
Then we see related features which comes with sccm 2010 version;
After installation has been started, you can see status of it from sccm console as clicking "Show status" field.
Finally, after finished new sccm console installing, you can see your current version of sccm which called as Microsoft Endpoint Configuration Manager on below.
Console Version – 5.2010.1093.1800
Site Version – 5.0.9040.1000