This file contained a virus and was deleted

When your Internet Explorer thinks that all files you download contain viruses, you have a problem. There are many posts about this all over the internet explaining the most complicated things. In my case, it was actually very easy: IE is not to blame, it was SCEP (System Center Endpoint Protection) – also known as your…


Operations Manager Tuning – the video explanation

Thanks to Jonas Lenntun from Approved Consulting AB in Sweden, you can now watch the recorded version of my presentation at the SCOM Days in Göteborg. It's a 45 minute presentation about the best practices in tuning your Operations Manager Environment and your management packs. Enjoy!


Data Warehouse logging improvements in OpsMgr 2012 R2 UR5 that help troubleshoot SQL time-out issues

Microsoft recently published a new KB article that contains information about the logging improvements that have been made in the System Center Operations Manager DataWarehouse where SQL time-out exceptions are concerned. This information should help you troubleshoot SQL time-out scenarios. For all the details please see the following: KB3029227 – How to troubleshoot SQL time-outs…


Dashboards that enhance the book experience

Hi, I just wanted to provide you with a short update concerning the SCOM field experience eBook and the dashboards that complement it: – Wei has a new sample OS summary dashboard, which could be very beneficial with your tuning actions: – Approved has the new Health Check dashboard, which gives you a 1-page…