Updating your SCOM Management Packs should be done from time to time... schedule it!
When you go to add Management Packs (MPs) to System Center Operations Manager, there is that temptation to be lazy and just add everything. This will clog your environment with a lot of things you do not need... including MPs in languages that you likely do not speak, read, or care about (within the context... Continue Reading →
A client asked me recently how to determine what Management Packs he had installed in his System Center Operations Manager (SCOM) infrastructure. I told him to open his Management Console and navigate to Administration - Installed Management Packs. It was a short conversation. Easy peasy, right? Here's a list, go with G-d. Twenty minutes later, my phone... Continue Reading →