Symptom: Unable to install sccm 1606 due to sql listener connectivity errors in Azure   1)RPC error when trying to connect to sql listener namespace Cleared this with rpc connectivity to sql listener: 04-26-2017 10:20:38.000    ERROR: Failed to connect to WMI namespace on sccm-listen.nxxx.com 04-26-2017 10:21:24.000    ERROR: Failed to call […]

SCCM 1606 – Error at prereq check in Azure

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Azure Application Gateway

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