So I am looking at changing to SCCM as my primary (and only) method of discovery. My ReverseDNS lookups have proved to be inconsistent, which may force me to remove it altogether, and I do not want to use ActiveX anymore since it is going away anyway. AD discovery is not viable as the users are not set up as the owners in AD.

The issue I see is for brand new machines. The users won't have the relationship established in SCCM yet for that box.

How would a user with a brand new machine go and request SW for that machine if they have no relationship with that machine yet in SCCM? (We are on