APM Agent Throttling settings and other APM Overrides in SC2012 Operations Manager

So, the APM Wizard is great. We put a lot of effort in simplifying the most common scenario for configuration, as described in earlier posts such as this one http://blogs.technet.com/b/momteam/archive/2011/07/30/operations-manager-and-application-monitoring.aspx ; anyhow, there are additional settings that are buried within overrides, in a few places. This post wants to bring some of these to your… Read more

New Print Server Management Pack Supports Windows Server 2008 R2 and Windows Server 2012

A new version of the print server management pack adds support for Windows Server 2008 R2 and Windows Server 2012.  The management pack can be used in Operations Manager 2007 R2 or in System Center 2012 – Operations Manager.    Overview The Microsoft Windows Server Print Server Management Pack monitors the performance and availability of… Read more

KB: Description of the cumulative update for Lync Server 2010 Monitoring Management Pack: December 2012

This cumulative update fixes the issue that is documented in the following Microsoft Knowledge Base (KB) article: 2735318 You receive Secure Reference Override Failure warnings after you install Monitoring Management Pack in System Center Operations Manager in a Lync Server 2010 environment (http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2735318/) For all the details and a download link please see the following:… Read more

Now available: Windows Server 2012 Essentials Management Pack for OpsMgr 2012

The System Center Monitoring Pack for Windows Server 2012 Essentials helps you monitor features that are specific to Windows Server 2012 Essentials. It does not monitor features in the Windows Server 2012 operating system. To monitor features in Windows Server 2012 Essentials, you should import the following monitoring packs: – System Center Monitoring Pack for… Read more