Slow tab expansion in Ops Mgr Powershell V2 console

I am a big Powershell fan, and I use the Powershell console regularly.  Depending on what I’m taking care of at the time, I might be using the plain vanilla console or I might be using the Operations Manager snapin to work with the latest builds of our product.  In both contexts, I find that… Read more

How to link multiple Gateway Servers together?

Overview: In Operations Manager, the Gateway server role is primary used for monitoring servers outside the Root Management Servers trusted Domain boundary.  Another popular  use of the Gateway role is for performance improvements by placing gateways in sites with poor network connectivity.  Sometimes it is necessary to “chain” multiple gateways together to get monitor across… Read more

Michael Pearson’s Blog – Point your RSS feed here!

Folks – get your RSS feeds ready and subscribe to Michael’s blog.  If you have ever needed support from the product group on perf and scale, you have most likley come in contact with Michael.  I am really excited to announce his new blog.  Check it out!   —   Hello everyone, my name is… Read more

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: http://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