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Management Packs: Keep Up!

Congratulations! You have your System Center Operations Manager up and running.  You have imported the Management Packs that you need to monitor your organization.  All that’s left is to watch your dashboards and make sure everything is green, right? 707 more words

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Get a Monitors alert description - in Powershell

I’ve been active in a post on reddit the last couple of days, and I wanted to share my results with you all. The OP wanted to know if it was possible to get an Alert Description, without the alert being created by SCOM. 176 more words


Monitor multiple fileshares (up/down) - With Powershell in SCOM

First of all, its been a while – but I am still here.

We had a VBscript that monitored if our fileshares were up or down, but recently it started to fail – giving false positives. 633 more words


#Azure notable updates week 16/18

Recovery Services vault raises its limits for better scalability:

  • number of vaults per subscription increased to 500
  • Azure virtual machines that can be registered against each vault has been increased to 1,000 from the earlier limit of 200 machines under each vault…
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SCOM - Retrieve run as credentials in scripts

While using SCOM, I came across a requirement where credentials need to be retrieved inside a script based monitor.

Here is what I did.

  • Create a new runas profile under a new management pack.
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OpsMgr 1801 Introduction

OpsMgr 1801 is the first release in the new Semi-Annual Channel which will release twice a year. We still have the traditional Long-Term Servicing Channel which will be released at a much lower rhythm. 167 more words


#Azure notable updates week 14/18


Azure SQL Database gets new options:

  • vCore Licensing, a more flexible princing plan where you can buy storage independently from cores and memory, is now in preview…
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