Managing SMS client health keeps an SMS Admin’s job interesting to say the least. Any tools or tricks to aid in the process of ensuring you are managing the greatest possible amount of clients in your infrastructure are always welcomed.
Rick Jones recently blogged on the SMS Client Health collections from Microsoft which aid greatly in determining the varying health states of clients in your SMS hierarchy. The concept is fairly simple yet ingenious. Basically it is a series of collections that group healthy and unhealthy clients, some of these collections are great candidates for advertisements that can correct issues while others require some manual attention or scripting magic.
Check out the article here.