System Center Operation Manager

Migrate Your SCOM GSM Tests to Azure Application Insights Before GSM is Shut Down

As recently reported, Microsoft plans to shutdown Global Service Monitor (GSM) on November 7th of this year. As the company continues moving its customers to the cloud, features like GSM will begin to be left by the wayside and replaced with something more cloudy. In this instance, GSM is being replaced by Azure Application Insights. Microsoft has now released a tool (PowerShell script) to help customers migrate their GSM-created tests from System Center Operations Manager (SCOM) to Azure Application Insights. Download the tool: MigrateGSMToAI Microsoft recommends that customers run this tool prior to the shutdown of GSM. As of November 07, 2018, we will retire the Global Service Monitor and recommend our customers to migrate GSM tests to Azure Application Insights well before that date. T...

Maintenance Mode Scheduler Updated to Support OpsMgr 2016

The developer of the popular Maintenance Mode Schedule tool for System Center Operations Manager has now released an updated version that works with Operations Manager 2016. The application is an intuitive HTML5 interface written specifically for SCOM 2016 from the ground up. It deeply integrates into SCOM 2016 using all the new native maintenance mode scheduling capabilities. All your IT staff can quickly schedule maintenance mode without having to install and use the slow console. Features list and download: New Version: SCOM 2016 Maintenance Mode Scheduler Looking for an awesome, no-nonsense technical conference for IT Pros, Developers, and DevOps? IT/Dev Connections kicks off in San Francisco in 2017!

Microsoft Releases Update Rollup 12 for System Center 2012 R2 Operations Manager

Microsoft has now made available Update Rollup 12 for OpsMgr 2012 R2. Issues that are fixed in Operations Manager UR12 for SCOM 2012 R2 – Step by Step Looking for an awesome, no-nonsense technical conference for IT Pros, Developers, and DevOps? IT/Dev Connections kicks off in San Francisco in 2017!

Deploying OpsMgr 2016 TP3 with Minimum Windows Server GUI requirements

I spent my spare time this weekend trying to install each of the OpsMgr 2016 TP3 component on Windows Server 2016 TP3 with one principal – each component must be installed on a Windows Server OS with minimum supported GUI interface. In this post, I will go through my deployment experience.

System Center Management Pack for Windows Server Operating System has been updated

Just a quick note to let you know that the “System Center Management Pack for Windows Server Operating System”  has been updated. The newest version has the below changes.

Submit your SCOM VNext Feature Requests

Do you have an idea or suggestion based on your experience with SCOM? We would love to hear it through our newly created User Voice site @ http://systemcenterom.uservoice.com/ !

Support Tip: OpsMgr web console generates “The Operations Manager web console requires some additional configuration to be fully functional”

The Operations Manager web console requires some additional configuration to be fully functional. Without this configuration, many types of views will not be available, Refresh this page after completing the configuration.

BridgeWays SCOM Management Packs

BridgeWays, leading developers in monitoring, reporting and analytics software offers a variety of Management Packs for System Center Operation Manager. Using BridgeWays Management Packs, you no longer need to monitor and manage other systems and applications using several disparate tools. Monitor your complete IT environment, bringing end-to-end visibility within a single, pane-of-glass view and reducing your total cost… Read More »The post BridgeWays SCOM Management Packs appeared first on System Center Dudes.