Alerts in SCOM from Azure Application Insights with Azure Management Pack

To bring Alerts/Performance data from Azure to SCOM, Azure Management pack can be used. Azure Management Pack guide talks in detail about the Azure Management Pack capabilities. Please refer that more details. This blog will talk about how we can see the Alerts for Application Insights Availability Tests in SCOM console. Let’s start.   Install… Read more

File Not Found Exception while configuring Log Analytics

This is an update for our customers who are hitting below exception while configuring Log Analytics workspace from SCOM console. This blog talks about workaround for this issue, please follow the mentioned steps. Workaround: –          Copy the Advisor dll (version 1.0.5) from this link to Console folder (C:\Program Files\Microsoft System Center\Operations Manager\Console). –          Try to… Read more

Global Service Monitor to Retire in December 2018 – Extension for 1 month

UPDATE: Since the announcement of retirement of Global Service Monitor on November 7th 2018, many customers have reached out to us for guidance and successfully migrated their tests to Application Insights. Some customers have communicated that they have started migrating but will not be complete by the deadline. Hence, we are extending the availability of… Read more

Microsoft System Center Operations Manager Management Pack to configure Operations Management Suite

We have updated Operations Management Suite connection onboarding wizard in System Center Operations Manager to communicate with the new APIs. This change has been necessitated by Log analytics (and the rest of OMS services) moving to Azure portal and the OMS portal being retired, more details on OMS portal moving to Azure is available here…. Read more

System Center Operations Manager 1807 is released!!

System Center Operations Manager 1807 overview System Center 1807 announcement is available here. What’s new in System Center Operations Manager 1807 is available here. How to Upgrade to System Center Operations Manager 1807 is available here. The content in this blog describes the features and scenarios enabled in System Center Operations Manager 1807 HTML5 dashboards Users… Read more

MP Author Version 8.2

The following is a special guest blog from Silect We are pleased to announce the General Availability of MP Author version 8.2. We’ve made lots of updates and improvements to our family of products for SCOM. Here’s a summary of the changes to MP Author: Support for SCOM 1801 When sealing and deploying and MP, deploy… Read more

Update Rollup 5 for System Center 2016 Service Management Automation is now available

Update Rollup 5 for System Center 2016 Service Management Automation is now available. See the article Update Rollup 5 for System Center 2016 Service Management Automation for a description of issues that are fixed and the improvements that are included. This article also contains the installation instructions for this update…. Read more

Update Rollup 5 for System Center 2016 Operations Manager is released

Update Rollup 5 for System Center 2016 Operations Manager is now available. See the article Update Rollup 5 for System Center 2016 Operations Manager for a description of issues that are fixed and the improvements that are included. This article also contains the installation instructions for this update…. Read more

In case you missed it! The latest System Center release, version 1801, is here.

In February we announced that System Center, version 1801 was now available.  It’s the first release in our new Semi-Annual Channel and delivers new features and enhancements based on customer feedback. It builds on the capabilities of System Center 2016 and has support for the latest version of Windows Server, version 1709 as well as… Read more

System Center 1801 Operations Manager – Enhanced log file monitoring for Linux Servers

System Center Operations Manager 1801 has enhanced log file monitoring capabilities for Linux Servers. Operations Manager now supports Fluentd, an Open source Data collector. Customers can also leverage Fluentd capabilities and plugins published by the Fluentd community to get enhanced customizable log file monitoring. The existing OMI based monitoring for currently supported Linux workloads will… Read more