A high-level comparison of monitoring Windows OS with SCOM / OMS and Azure

A customer wants to move their core OS monitoring off of SCOM and over to OMS or another Azure-based solution.  I wrote up this comparison to highlight the key capabilities and differences in each. It’s not intended to be an exhaustive list, but as a way to start the conversation. Note that all the info…


Search SCOM subscriptions for a specific string

Today I made this simple script for a customer. It searches all notification subscriptions in your SCOM management group for a specific string. This script will look at subscriptions’ display name, description, and criteria. Matched results are printed out in green, and added to an array which is returned at the end of the script….