Management Packs: Keep Up!

Updating your SCOM Management Packs should be done from time to time... schedule it!

The (Solar) WInds of Change…

I used to love System Center.  Simply put, if you were a systems administrator / engineer / architect it did… everything.  It monitors, automates, protects, virtualizes, scripts, patches, deploys, integrates… everything in your environment.  It is, in a word, comprehensive. It is also big.  There was a time (prior to System Center 2012) when you … Continue reading The (Solar) WInds of Change…

Help! My Servers Aren’t Being Monitored!

This isn’t right… I have System Center Operations Manager monitoring all of my servers for me, but this morning I noticed that several of my servers are in a warning state, but they are greyed out (which implies that they aren’t reporting in properly).  What do I do? This is not uncommon, especially in smaller … Continue reading Help! My Servers Aren’t Being Monitored!