BizTalk Server 2013 Monitoring Management Pack Released

Today, Microsoft has offered the initial release of the BizTalk Server 2013 MP, allowing OpsMgr to gather and monitor health information related to BizTalk artifacts and related components. In addition, it provides the ability to setup performance views and alerting. Here’s what is included in the MP: Updated discovery to handle a large amount of BizTalk Server artifacts Increased suppression...

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Veeam Updates OpsMgr Integration MP, fixes bugs

Veeam has just announced an update to their MP Integrations Management Pack.  If you are using the MP, jump out and grab the update: Veeam Integration MP 6.0.0.1422 What’s fixed? Maintenance mode synchronization in System Center 2012 Operations Manager SP1 VMGUEST to OpsMgr Agent relationship discovery Read the full update description in the release notes:  Release notes for Veeam MP...

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Daniele Muscetta updates the MPViewer app, fixes a couple bugs

Daniele has posted an update to the MPViewer app to fix a couple bugs.  One is related to the IIS Management Pack and how it generates alerts and the other fixes an unavailable menu item. If you remember, Daniele took over development from Boris Yanushpolsky in February 2012 and has since released close to seven updates to MPViewer.  You can...

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VSAE – Include File Content

One of the features I love in the Visual Studio Authoring Extensions is IncludeFileContent.  This feature enables you to include script files into a management pack, without needing to write the script with the relevant XML tags such as <ScriptBody>. In MP development up to now, you would need to write your script in the XML of the management pack,...

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One fix for eliminating Internal Server Errors for ConfigMgr 2012 Management Points

If you are having issues with your Management Points not working, particularly after the upgrade from ConfigMgr 2012 RTM to SP1, there’s a quick command-line you can use to attempt to fix the server error. To isolate that this is the resolution for you, investigate using the Admin Console and the mpcontrol.log file. SMS_MP_CONTROL_MANAGER in the Admin Console will say...

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CCMExec_Global.MOF fails to compile during ConfigMgr 2012 SP1 Management Point installation–Fix Number 2

In a recent post, msutliff had experienced the CCMExec_Global.MOF fails to compile during ConfigMgr 2012 SP1 Management Point installation.  In the post he offered a solution that worked for him.  I noted that this issue has been surfacing more, lately.  That post spurred tgibson to offer an alternate solution that worked in his situation, and explains the reason why the...

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System Center 2012 Monitoring Pack (MP) Microsoft Windows Server File & iSCSI Services 2012 for System Center 2012 Operations Manager (SCOM2012) available !!!

Hi all friend, Great news, System Center 2012 Monitoring Pack for Microsoft Windows Server File & iSCSI Services 2012 is available for download !!! Overview System Center 2012 Monitoring Pack for Microsoft Windows Server File & iSCSI Services 2012. This version of Monitoring Pack for File Server 2012 includes the following changes: DeDuplication – Stay current FSRM Support for clustered...

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New System Center 2012 Monitoring Pack released for File and iSCSI Services

The features from the download page: DeDuplication – Stay current FSRM Support for clustered namespaces Support for clustered replication group members Agentless monitoring More detailed product knowledge Support for clustered replication group members Agentless monitoring iSCSI – iSCSI Target is built inbox first time in Server 2012. This is the first version integrated with File Server. NFS – Stay current....

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