Kelverion CMDB Population Solution Updated

The Kelverion CMDB Population Solution enables System Center 2012 users to populate their Corporate CMDB with the Asset data actually collected by their System Center tools. Asset data collected by SCOM, SCCM, SCVMM and Active Directory can all be entered automatically into your Corporate CMDB via Orchestrator. Following feedback from a number of customers we have made a series of changes...

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Clean Up Active Directory and CM 2012 with Orchestrator

This article is in a continuing series about using Orchestrator to automate tasks in CM 2012. See the Windows Management Experts Blog for more articles. Keeping your AD and CM 2012 environment clean of old objects is key to making sure that you can get accurate and relevant information for your environment. Actually keeping these old and unused objects out...

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Using your Configuration Manager data to Populate your Companies CMDB

As Users of this forum will know System Center Configuration Manager captures a massive amount of Asset data about the devices it has installed Agents onto. This is exactly the sort of data companies want to record in their CMDB but there has been no easy way to extract that data and use it.  So companies have resorted to the...

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New Orchestrator Integration Packs and Runbook Content

Continuing our release of Integration Packs and Runbook Content to extend and enhance the System Center 2012 Orchestrator product Kelverion have released new Integration Packs for Atlassian, Cisco and Microsoft Products. We now have 21 Integration Packs and Utilities to extend and enhance the use of Orchestrator  and offer integration and automation of products from Amazon, BMC, CA, Cisco, Citrix, Microsoft, Oracle...

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FREE Orchestrator IP for Microsoft System Center 2012

How often have you gone to build an automated System Center 2012 process and discovered that the Orchestrator IP for the System Center 2012 product you want to automate is missing the critical Activity you want to automate? If you are like us, practically every day. Microsoft’s Integration Packs for their System Center 2012 toolset, lack certain capabilities that many...

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Monitor SSL Certificates using Orchestrator

One of the worse things that can happen is your website goes down because of an expired SSL certificate. This is one of the easiest things to fix, and a problem that will make you bang your head against your desk when you forget. This blog post will detail a simple Orchestrator runbook to monitor the expiration date of your...

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Kelverion Proudly Announce our new Ready Built Runbook Solutions

On Friday we were very proud to announce our new product line of Ready Built Orchestrator Runbook solutions. Kelverion have been producing Integration Packs to extend and enhance System Center 2012 SP1 Orchestrator for over 3 years and we now have 15 Integration Packs and utilities to make Orchestrator easier to use but Orchestrator still installs as a blank canvas...

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Kelverion Webinar – Annoucing our new Ready Built Runbook Solutions

So you’ve got Orchestrator and you’ve done some evaluation and you know it can do some clever things but all you have is a blank screen.  Now you are being asked to automated the provision of Virtual Machines, connect SCOM 2012 to your Service Desk, get System Center 2012 data into your company’s CMDB and not sure where to start?...

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Automating Tasks using Service Manager and Orchestrator

This article will detail a process to tie Service Manager and Orchestrator together, thereby creating a process to automate certain tasks using Service Manager Incidents. Orchestrator will look for a particular SM Support Group, and any incident in that group will be picked up, a process run against it, and the incident closed. This process can be helpful for tasks...

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New Integration Packs launched for System Center Orchestrator R2

We are pleased to announce two new Integration Packs for System Center 2012 Orchestrator R2 released this week. IP for Citrix XenDesktop The Integration Pack for Citrix XenDesktop adds activities to System Center Orchestrator enabling automation of processes to provision and manage Virtual Desktops and administer the XenDesktop Estate. IP for Internet Explorer Automation The Integration Pack for IE Automation...

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