How to move the FEP Databases and the CM Site Database

by Jeramy Skidmore You can move the Configuration Manager site database and associated Forefront Endpoint Protection (FEP) databases after setup has completed to a different SQL Server computer system by: Backing up the FEP data warehouse (FEPDW_<sitecode>) Backing up the Configuration Manager Site Database (SMS_<sitecode>) Uninstalling the FEP reporting component Restoring the site database and…


Reporting Workbooks

Hello! A while back we posted a reporting workbook for the Forefront Endpoint Protection Security Management Pack. This workbook allows you to connect to your FEP Security Management Pack database and create custom reports based on the data contained within the database. We have a new addition to this – a workbook you can use to create…


Event ID 81 and FCS

Are you occasionally seeing this in the Application log in Event Viewer on your FCS server? Event ID: 81 The execution of the following DTS Package failed: Error Source: Microsoft Data Transformation Services (DTS) Package Error Description: Execution was canceled by user The Problem: This event can be caused by one of two problems: On…