Client Operating System MP update released

To follow the recent general availability of Windows 7, the updated Client Operating System management pack to support Windows 7 systems is now available. The updated package can be downloaded here. The following is a summary of the major updates in this release: ·         Support for discovery and monitoring of Windows 7 Client machines ·        … Read more

Management Pack to monitor your Coffee Pot

Jakob Gottlieb Svendsen with the help of Kåre Rude Andersen have written an MP to monitor their coffee pot. Watch the video that they posted: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=U0_WsgR6hPw&feature=player_embedded. Another awesome way to use OpsMgr. Link to article: http://blog.coretech.dk/opsmgr07/opsmgr-2007-r2-scom-coretech-coffee-monitor-management-pack-0001/                         Satya Vel… Read more

OpsMgr 2007 SP1 MP Update Released

As a follow-up to the OpsMgr 2007 R2 MP update announced here, we’ve now also released the corresponding update for OpsMgr 2007 SP1.  This updated MP package can and should only be imported onto OpsMgr 2007 SP1 environments and includes a number of fixes that were provided in R2 and the most recent update to… Read more

Failover Clustering MP updated

An update to the Windows Failover Clustering Management Pack has been released.   Some of the updates in this release are ·         Support for discovery and monitoring of Windows Server 2008 R2 clusters and functionality such as Cluster Shared Volumes ·         MP scalability improvements (the MP supports monitoring of 300 resource groups per cluster) ·        … Read more

System Center Operations Manager 2007 R2 Authoring Resource Kit Released!

I am very pleased to announce that the System Center Operations Manager 2007 R2 Authoring Resource Kit has RTW’d.   It can be downloaded from : http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?FamilyID=9104af8b-ff87-45a1-81cd-b73e6f6b51f0&displaylang=en     ·         The resource kit ships the following features: o   Authoring Console o   Management Pack Best Practices Analyzer o   Management Pack Spell Checker o   Management Pack Visio… Read more

DFS Replication Management Pack for Operations Manager 2007 is available

The storage team at Microsoft has just announced their release of the DFS Replication Management Pack for Operations Manager 2007. Supported operating systems: Windows Server 2003 R2 Windows Server 2008 Supported monitoring platforms: System Center Operations Manager 2007 SP1 System Center Operations Manager 2007 R2 More information is available in their blog post at http://blogs.technet.com/filecab/archive/2009/10/19/dfs-replication-management-pack-for-operations-manager-2007-is-available.aspx…. Read more

Updates to the Exchange Management Packs for Operations Manager 2007 now available

Updates to the Exchange Management Packs for Operations Manager 2007 are now available on the Management Pack Catalog.   The Exchange 2003 MP update includes an improvement to topology discovery that removes the requirement to have an agent on all Exchange servers in the organization in order to see the Exchange topology view. There were… Read more

We need your vote!

Hello OM Community, Most of you know we recently launched an easy to reach feedback portal for you all to file bugs and/or suggestions for the next version of Operations Manager – located here:  https://connect.microsoft.com/OpsMgr/Feedback – All you need to do is be registered on Connect. What is cool is that we are now able to… Read more