Update Rollup 3 for System Center 2012 Service Pack 1 released

Update Rollup 3 (UR3) for System Center 2012 SP1 has been released and is now available for download. This update rollup contains fixes for System Center App Controller, Data Protection Manager, Operations Manager, and Virtual Machine Manager. Information about the fixes contained in UR3, along with the download links are tucked handily onto a single page in the Microsoft Knowledge...

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What’s New in System Center 2012 R2 Jump Start

On July 15, 2013, lasting most of the day (9am-5pm PDT), you can sit in on a Jump Start session to learn about what’s new for System Center 2012 R2 before it releases this Fall. From the description: Join us a full day Jump Start where you will learn what is new with System Center 2012 R2. Are you ready...

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Free Kelverion Webinar, June 27: Best Practices for Building Orchestrator Runbooks

As an Orchestrator specialist I am often asked “how can we make our Runbooks solution more resilient and if I have a failure mid-process flow how can I restart the Runbook solution from there once I resolve the problem”. Join me to see a demonstration of how to develop Orchestrator Runbooks that are powerful yet simple, reusable, re-runnable, easy to...

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What’s New in System Center 2012 R2

In Microsoft Keeps TechEd 2013 NA Promise, Releases Previews for Blue Servers, I talked about the announcements, made at TechEd Europe 2013, about the release of the “R2” bits for Windows Server 2012 and System Center 2012. The “R2” bits are now available for download, but also available to test in Windows Azure. Check out the links the article to...

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Kelverion continue to Enhance and Extend Orchestrator

Annoucing new Integration Packs  and updates to existing Kelverion Integration Packs for Orchestrator By Greg Charman As part of our ongoing activities around Orchestrator, Kelverion are pleased to announce some new products and product updates for System Center 2012 Orchestrator and Orchestrator SP1. First a thank you to all who attended the Microsoft Management Summit 2013 in Las Vegas and dropped by...

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Email alias for the “other” System Center products docs

For years, those that work with ConfigMgr have known about the SMSDocs@microsoft.com email alias as a vehicle to make suggestions, ask questions, and report bugs about the ConfigMgr documentation.  But, did you know there’s another email alias for the other System Center apps (i.e., Service Manager, Operations Manager, Orchestrator, etc.)? If you have suggestion, questions, or want to report bugs...

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Tech.Days Online UK Starts Tomorrow!

So, Tech.Days UK starts tomorrow and runs through until the end of Friday, and it is all available online.  Take a look at the session schedule here, https://msevents.microsoft.com/CUI/EventDetail.aspx?EventID=1032543696&Culture=en-GB&community=0, and register if you want to attend any of the sessions.

And, if you want to hear me present, I am presenting on Friday morning, “Appy Monitoring with System Center 2012″.  :-)

Enjoy!!

David

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Tech.Days Online UK Starts Tomorrow!

So, Tech.Days UK starts tomorrow and runs through until the end of Friday, and it is all available online.  Take a look at the session schedule here, https://msevents.microsoft.com/CUI/EventDetail.aspx?EventID=1032543696&Culture=en-GB&community=0, and register if you want to attend any of the sessions.

And, if you want to hear me present, I am presenting on Friday morning, “Appy Monitoring with System Center 2012″.  :-)

Enjoy!!

David

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Tech.Days Online UK Starts Tomorrow!

So, Tech.Days UK starts tomorrow and runs through until the end of Friday, and it is all available online.  Take a look at the session schedule here, https://msevents.microsoft.com/CUI/EventDetail.aspx?EventID=1032543696&Culture=en-GB&community=0, and register if you want to attend any of the sessions.

And, if you want to hear me present, I am presenting on Friday morning, “Appy Monitoring with System Center 2012″.  :-)

Enjoy!!

David

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When you think DPM has given up on you…

Last couple of weeks made my life shorter for at least a year. I don’t think I need to explain how I felt, when backups and restores with DPM stopped working and we made them work again in 2 days, were working for 4 more days, stopped working again, repaired them again and again and again. I had a feeling...

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