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Video: Navigating the MEBx Menus of an Intel® vPro™ technology client (Intel® AMT)
By Gael Hofemeier (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 Hofemeier (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 Hofemeier (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 Hofemeier (Intel) Posted on 01/18/12 3
  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...
Intel® AMT Developer's Top Reads
By Gael Hofemeier (Intel) Posted on 01/11/12 1
**Disclaimer:  This blog is very old and may not be relevant anymore.  It lives for historical purposes.  For up-to-date information about Intel vPro Technology, visit the Business Client Home Page.  (June 2013) What is the Heci and LMS - this is the rolling question week after week.  Reseting t...
Intel® AMT Developer's Most Read (Dec 2011)
By Gael Hofemeier (Intel) Posted on 12/14/11 0
**Disclaimer:  This blog is very old and may not be relevant anymore.  It lives for historical purposes.  For up-to-date information about Intel vPro Technology, visit the Business Client Home Page.  (June 2013) From UNS,LMS, SOL/LMS/HECI Drivers, MEI Passwords to Clearing the CMOS,  I just ran ...
Intel® AMT and the Intel® ME
By Gael Hofemeier (Intel) Posted on 12/14/11 0
The Intel® ME is the steam behind Intel Active Management Technology.  Intel AMT is a component of the Intel vPro platform. It uses a number of elements in the Intel vPro platform architecture. The following figure shows the relationship between these elements.The Intel AMT functionality is conta...
Intel® vPro™ Technology Knowledge Base
By Gael Hofemeier (Intel) Posted on 12/13/11 3
**Disclaimer:  This blog is very old and may not be relevant anymore.  It lives for historical purposes.  For up-to-date information about Intel vPro Technology, visit the Business Client Home Page.  (June 2013) I'm playing around with knowledgebase providers. Tell me what you think about this a...
Intel® AMT KVM not Working
By Gael Hofemeier (Intel) Posted on 12/08/11 3
What do you do when you are ready to get started working with Intel Active Management Technology and you are excited about the recent inclusion of a software based (AMT) KVM feature and you can't get it to work? A while back I wrote a blog --> HERE <-- to help out with determining which sys...
WMI: Provider Not Found
By Gael Hofemeier (Intel) Posted on 12/02/11 0
Do you have a system that you believe is Intel® AMT capable and you are trying to run the WMI samples but are getting an error?  Here are some tips on how to make sure your systems *is* Intel AMT capable and is also capable of running the WMI samples supported by the WMI Provider. 1.  Download an...