Category: OpsMgr

Infrastructure Planning & Design Guide For OpsMgr 2012

Microsoft has released an IPD for System Center 2012 – Operations Manager. This guide outlines the infrastructure design elements that are crucial to a successful implementation of Operations Manager. It guides you through the process of designing components, layout, and connectivity in a logical, sequential order. You’ll find easy-to-follow steps on identification and design of…

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Deployed Veeam nworks Management Pack For vSphere

I deployed the Veeam management pack for System Center Operations Manager with a client on their site site yesterday to monitor VMware vSphere.  It was my first production deployment of the solution.  It was pretty simple: Deploy collectors Discover vCenter servers/hosts Monitor Run reports Oh and the reports!  There’s so many of them with lots…

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Monitoring the Hybrid Microsoft Cloud

The Microsoft Hybrid cloud, as it stands currently, is a mixture of a Hyper-V private cloud with an Azure public cloud, managed by System Center App Controller (formerly Concero).  One of the key pieces of the Microsoft solution is monitoring the health of the application (that the business really cares about) using System Center Operations…

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System Center Operations Manager 2012 Beta

OpsMgr/SCOM 2012 beta has been launched.  It will … “… help you manage your data centre and cloud environments by: Delivering flexible and cost effective enterprise-class monitoring and diagnostics while reducing the total cost of ownership by leveraging commodity hardware, with standard configurations to monitor heterogeneous environments. Helping to ensure the availability of business-critical applications…

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