Update Rollup 8.0.11030.0 for the Microsoft Monitoring Agent is now available

Update rollup version 8.0.11030.0 for Microsoft Monitoring Agent is now available. The article below describes the issues that are fixed and also contains installation instructions. For complete details please see the following: 3206063 – Update rollup 8.0.11030.0 for Microsoft Monitoring Agent (KB3206063) (https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/kb/3206063) J.C. Hornbeck, Solution Asset PMMicrosoft Enterprise Cloud Group OpsMgr 2012 R2… Read more

Update Rollup 1 for System Center 2016 Operations Manager is now available

Just a quick note to let you know that Update Rollup 1 for System Center 2016 Operations Manager (OpsMgr 2016 UR1) is now available. For all the details regarding UR1for OpsMgr 2016, please see the following: 3190029 – Update Rollup 1 for System Center 2016 Operations Manager (https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/kb/3190029) J.C. Hornbeck, Solution Asset PMMicrosoft Enterprise Cloud… Read more

Updates to Microsoft Azure Management Pack

Hello Folks Just wanted to let you know that we released an updated version of System Center Management Pack for Microsoft Azure (Technical Preview). The latest version (1.3.18.0) can be downloaded from https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/details.aspx?id=50013. This version includes added support for all virtual machine types, several bug fixes, improved error logging and updates to knowledge base articles. Please… Read more

System Center Management Pack for Windows 10 Client Operating System

Hello Folks, Just wanted to let you know that we released a new management pack for Windows 10 client operating system. The MP can be downloaded from https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/details.aspx?id=51189. The monitoring scope of the MP is similar to that of Windows 8 & 8.1 client operating system MP. Key features include processor and disk performance indicators, memory… Read more

New script to automatically remove a management pack with dependencies in Microsoft Operations Manager

When attempting to delete a management pack from a management group in Operations Manager, it can become very time consuming to recursively track down and delete all of the dependent management packs before deleting the originally intended management pack. Fortunately we have a new script that you can use in a situation like this to… Read more

System Center Management Pack for Dynamics CRM 2016 is now available

Just a quick note to let you know that the System Center Management Pack for Dynamics CRM 2016 is now released.  The Operations Manager management pack for CRM enables you to monitor Microsoft Dynamics CRM Server 2016 and Microsoft Dynamics CRM Server 2015 in Microsoft System Center Operations Manager. If you already have the Operations… Read more

VSAE Supporting Visual Studio 2015 Available Now

Hello Just wanted to let you know that an updated version of System Center Visual Studio Authoring Extensions tool with support for Visual Studio 2015 is now available. Both Community and Enterprise editions are supported. Older versions of Visual Studio (2012/2013) continue to be supported. There are no other new features.   You can download… Read more

System Center Management Pack for Microsoft Azure (Technical Preview) is now available

Hello The technical preview version of Microsoft Azure management pack (version 1.3.10.0) is now available for download at http://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/details.aspx?id=50013. This version of Azure MP is able to monitor any of the Azure ARM based services (since they follow a standardized way of exposing performance metrics). As new ARM services become available the MP is able… Read more

System Center Management Pack for Windows Server 2012 DHCP V 6.0.7299.0 is now available

Just a quick note to let you know that the System Center Management Pack for Windows Server 2012 DHCP has been updated.  In a DHCP server with multiple scopes, if the first scope exceeds the threshold for minimum available addresses, alerts are sent for all scopes on the DHCP server even for the ones that… Read more