October 2016 Windows cumulative updates might cause SCOM 2012R2/2016 console to crash on all OS Versions

Updated article 17.10.2016: This is just a short note that you should be careful installing the October 2016 cumulative Windows updates KB3194798/3192392/3185330/3185331 on Windows Server releases from 2008R2 up tp 2016 and Windows client releases from 7 up to 10 with the SCOM 2012/2012R2/2016 console installed on it. It might happen (in fact it will…

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Testing Log Analytics HTTP Data Collector API limits with PowerShell

Recently we announced a new API for uploading quasi any data from anywhere to OMS (Log Analytics) as long it is presented to OMS in a non-nested JSON format. See these excellent articles for more details: https://blogs.technet.microsoft.com/msoms/2016/08/30/http-data-collector-api-send-us-data-from-space-or-anywhere/ https://azure.microsoft.com/de-de/documentation/articles/log-analytics-data-collector-api/ I was curious about the performance of this API and wanted to know: What’s the maximum data…

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Creating an Azure OMS workspace in less than 30 seconds

If you want to play with OMS it might be helpful and necessary to create new workspaces automatically (and remove them after testing). I am currently playing with the Log analytics http data API and need to create OMS workspaces quite often. This is how I do it: There are multiple ways of creating resources…

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