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Updated: Intel® Active Management Technology (Intel AMT) Software Development Kit (SDK) Start Here Guide
By Gael H. (Intel) Posted on 04/25/12 3
I just wanted to let everyone (who is intersted) know that I have updated the Intel AMT Start Here Guide to include information on Intel AMT release 8 to go along with the platform launch. As this document is one of our most often viewed articles on our Community, if you have any thoughts about i...
Intel® vPro Technology Release 8.0: Processor Requirements
By Gael H. (Intel) Posted on 04/23/12 1
Intel is launching  the latest Ivy Bridge processors supporting Intel ® AMT Release 8.0. This marks the 3rd Generation Intel® Core™ i5 and i7 Processors.  Sometimes it can be challenging to figure out what systems, on an OEM's website will support Intel® AMT features,  so here are the ingredients...
Video: Host-Based Provisioning Intel vPro clients using the ACU Wizard
By Gael H. (Intel) Posted on 03/29/12 2
There are two utilities that are packaged with the Intel SCS (Setup and Configuration Software) that are very simple to use and can help you enable Intel AMT quickly. Starting with Intel AMT 6.2, we have what is called "Host-based Provisioning." This means you can now configure and enable Intel A...
Video: Discovering your Intel® vPro Capabilities using the Intel® SCS Discovery Tool
By Gael H. (Intel) Posted on 03/28/12 1
I have already blogged quite a bit on this tool, but since it is pretty popular I thought I'd turn it into a video as well.  Running the  SCS Discovery tool is often my first suggestion to our developers who are having questions about why something about Intel AMT is not working for them.  In ord...
Video: How to Configure and Un-configure an Intel® vPro™ technology client (Intel® AMT) inside the MEBx Menus
By Gael H. (Intel) Posted on 03/02/12 3
If you have just purchased and Intel® AMT Client and are wondering how to get started managing your new system, you can watch this short ~10 minute video on how to quickly configure Intel AMT. This video also demonstrates how to unconfigure Intel AMT from inside the MEBx environment. https://www....
Video: Taking a look at the IMSS software on an Intel® vPro™ technology client (Intel® AMT)
By Gael H. (Intel) Posted on 03/02/12 0
If you have either a Notebook or a Desktop equipped with Intel® vPro Technology and you are also working with one of it's components, Intel® Active Management Technology, chances are you have the "Intel Management and Security Status" software installed on your system. In this video, we start thi...
Video: Navigating the MEBx Menus of an Intel® vPro™ technology client (Intel® AMT)
By Gael H. (Intel) Posted on 02/29/12 0
The first thing you may think about after you have purchased an Intel® vPro Platform with Intel® AMT Technology, is "Where do I start?"  Getting to "know" the MEBx* menus is probably one of the first things you might want to do.  This video shows you how to get into them and how you can change so...
How to run the SCS Discovery Tool
By Gael H. (Intel) Posted on 01/24/12 1
Do you have a system that you believe is Intel® AMT capable and you are trying to run  samples but are getting an errors?  Here are some tips on how to make sure your systems *is* Intel AMT capable and is also capable of running the samples in the SDK 1.  Download and run the SCS Discovery Tool ...
How to Configure your System to Run the IntelvPro PowerShell Module
By Gael H. (Intel) Posted on 01/20/12 8
If you are trying to run the vPro PowerShell scripts on your management console but are running into errors, it is possible that either the vPro PowerShell Module has not been installed and/or it is not configured correctly.   The following steps demonstrate how to configure your system in order ...
How to create AMT Certificates using the AMT SDK and OpenSSL
By Gael H. (Intel) Posted on 01/18/12 4
  Learn about how to create Intel AMT Certificates using Open SSL. These certificates are not to be confused with provisioning certificates. Acknowledgements: Special thanks to Ajith Illendula and Sudeepti Balepur for sending this guide to me in order to share with our vPro Developers Comm...