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SCSM Data Warehouse Migration / Rebuild / Move


  1. Moving ServiceManager DB & Workflow Management Server to new Server Build
  2. Reattaching Data Warehouse to the new ServiceManager DB / Workflow Server

The migration of the ServiceManager “SCJOEDB01” was pretty straight forward. 953 more words


SystemCenterServiceManager:Office 2013 H&B Tracking

Today I have created a custom management pack in our newly created Service Manager System Center. This product is a beast! It’s probably the most cumbersome Microsoft product I’ve gotten into. 329 more words

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Enum Builder – Version

Last month I published a new version of Enum Builder to the TechNet Gallery. The latest version only addressed a few bugs, the main bug was the accessibility property was being set to Private, this has been corrected and now sets the property to Public. 65 more words


SCSM Technical Preview in a LAB – Installation Guide (Install Service Manager Management Server)

Install System Center Service Manager Technical Preview

In my Lab example, I am using the following:

  • Windows Server Technical Preview
  • SQL Server 2014

These have been setup as per my previous guides for the OS and SQL setup. 1,155 more words

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SCSM 2012 R2: Dynamically replacing AD groups in Review Activities with users


One of the challenges people seem to run into with using Review activities in System Center Service Manager is using Active Directory groups as reviewers.  1,465 more words


Appling Update Rollup 2 on System Center 2012 R2 Service Management Server Fails With An Error Occurred While Executing a Custom Action:_PatchMP

I’ve been applying Update Rollup 2 on Service Manager 2012 R2 as per the instructions here but in the middle of applying the update in the management server I’ve received the following error: 52 more words


SCSM Maximized Console CPU Issue Will Be Fixed in SCSM 2012 SP1 and SCSM 2012 R2

There is a nasty issue with the SCSM console that when it is maximized it can consume a lot of CPU. This issue has been around since SCSM 2012 and it can be annoying in environments with Terminal Servers. 86 more words