Tag: Operations Manager

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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Visio Management Pack Designer (VMPD)

Speakers: Brian Wren and Baelson Duque, MSFT. This is a new way to author management packs for System Center 2012 Operations Manager.  Challenges Creating MPs takes too long Difficult to maintain best practices Difficult to create a model to manage an app The old R2 Authoring Console was a dog IMO. Features Create custom monitoring…

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Operations Manager 2012: Network Monitoring

Speaker: Vishnu Nath, PM for Network Monitoring feature in OpsMgr 2012. Discovery, monitoring, visualisation and reporting.  Key takeaway; OpsMgr will help IT Operations gain visibility into the network layer of service to reduce meantime to resolution.  All the required MPs, dashboards, and reports are built in-box.  Server to network dependency discovery with support for over…

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System Center 2012 Technical Documentation Downloads

Smell that?  We’re getting close to release!  Microsoft has released a bunch of technical documentation downloads for System Center 2012: Technical Documentation Download for System Center 2012 – Operations Manager Technical Documentation Download for System Center 2012 – Virtual Machine Manager System Center 2012 Configuration Manager Technical Documentation Download for System Center 2012 – Orchestrator…

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