Push-Installing an OpsMgr Agent Through a Script

In some cases, deploying Operations Manager (OpsMgr) agents through the console (i.e., “push-install”) is not possible. For example, some organizations mandate that every software deployment, including the various agents (virus-scanner, backup, monitoring, etc.), must be deployed through centralized processes. This can include deploying using Systems Center Configuration Manager. In this blog post, I will demonstrate…


Translating Windows Server Performance Counter Results from French to English Using a VB Script

Earlier this year, I was delivering an operational assessment for an OpsMgr implementation in which I was looking at a number of performance counters from various Windows Servers as they relate to the overall OpsMgr environment health and configuration. One of the interesting challenges I faced was that the environment had Windows Servers installed in…