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

Hello The technical preview version of Microsoft Azure management pack (version is now available for download at 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

Have a say on the future of System Center

The System Center leadership team is looking to hear from you on the challenges you face with your Management tools and where you would like to see us invest going forward. We put together a short survey to gather your feedback and an option to join a discussion panel around this topic. We are counting… Read more

Wish you knew what configuration change caused an issue? Or what changed on a server? (Now available in OpInsights)

[NOTE -  Operational Insights is now a part of Operations Management Suite. Learn more at ] Have you ever spent hours troubleshooting an operational issue only to realize that someone on your team changed a setting or a software update was made that caused the issue? Backed by popular demand we are proud to… Read more

‘Feedback’– your Product Team and Community connection in Azure Operational Insights

[NOTE -  Operational Insights is now a part of Operations Management Suite. Learn more at ] For Azure Operational Insights, we (@msopsmgmt) have enabled a first class community experience that seamlessly blends into the Portal’s look and feel. Once logged on to a Preview account, you’ll notice a prominently placed ‘Feedback’ link on the… Read more

The Windows Server Print Server role team is looking for your input

Do you use the Windows Server Print Server role in your environment?  Are you using the either of the print server management packs for OpsMgr 2007?  Do you use the print management console?  If you answered yes to any of these questions then we would greatly appreciate your input to help form the future manageability… 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: – All you need to do is be registered on Connect.What is cool is that we are now able to utilized the… Read more

OpsMgr PowerShell Survey

Operations Manager 2007 was one of the first products from Microsoft to ship with PowerShell capabilities out of the box.  The Operations Manager Command Shell, which is an optional component of the UI installation, includes a snap-in containing 80+ OpsMgr specific cmdlets and a navigational provider which lets users traverse through the OM instance space like… Read more