Exploring Update 2309: Microsoft Configuration Manager’s New SQL ODBC Driver Support and Its Impact on Site Management

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The update 2309 for Microsoft Configuration Manager current branch is now available. This update introduces SQL ODBC driver support and is necessary for creating new sites or updating existing ones and on all remote roles.

Exciting Update 2309 for Microsoft Configuration Manager Now Available

Microsoft’s Configuration Manager has rolled out an exciting update, 2309, packed with new features and updates. This article will provide an overview of the major changes and what they mean for tech-savvy users.

What’s New in Update 2309?

The most significant change in this update is the introduction of SQL ODBC driver support. Starting with the 2309 release, Configuration Manager requires the installation of the ODBC driver for SQL server 18.1.0 or later as a prerequisite.

“Starting with Configuration Manager 2309 release, Configuration Manager requires the installation of the ODBC driver for SQL server 18.1.0 or later as a prerequisite.”

Importance of the Update

This prerequisite is not only required when creating a new site or updating an existing one, but also on all remote roles. It’s a crucial update that ensures the smooth operation of the Configuration Manager.

“This prerequisite is required when you create a new site or update an existing one and on all remote roles.”

Installation Requirements

It’s important to note that the Microsoft ODBC Driver for SQL Server 18.1.0 or later needs to be installed on Site Servers and site systems. This is a mandatory step for the update to function correctly.

Stay tuned for more updates and enhancements from Microsoft’s Configuration Manager. This tool continues to evolve, providing tech-savvy individuals with the resources they need to manage and configure their systems effectively.

  • Update 2309 for Microsoft Configuration Manager is now live.
  • Introduces SQL ODBC driver support for Configuration Manager.
  • ODBC driver for SQL server 18.1.0 or later is a prerequisite for the update.
  • The update is required when creating a new site or updating an existing one.
  • The update also applies to all remote roles.
  • From the Configuration Manager Blog articles