Get Visibility into your Exchange Environment with OMS

By Priscilla 'Nini' Ikhena, Program Manager – Microsoft OMS Log Analytic team Are you interested in easily troubleshooting issues in your Exchange environment? A little while ago, we made available near-real time performance data collection in OMS, and now you are better able to track metrics (which is important for managing Exchange) in your environment in… Read more

Operations Management Suite goes mobile with iOS and Android apps

We are excited to announce the launch of Microsoft Operations Management Suite (OMS) mobile apps for iOS, Android and Windows Phone. With the new OMS mobile apps, you can gain full visibility of your IT infrastructure at any time, from any location. You can access your personalized dashboards, solutions and saved search queries through fully… Read more

System Center Customer-Product Team meet up at Ignite 2015

We would like to invite you to join us for a discussion on the future of System Center. This is an opportunity for you to meet the System Center leadership team and influence the direction of the product. We will have dedicated tables to discuss various topics with members of the product team and you… Read more

Collecting text log files to Azure Operational Insights using System Center Operations Manager

[NOTE -  Operational Insights is now a part of Operations Management Suite. Learn more at microsoft.com/OMS ] Disclaimer – the information presented in this post is something you can do today to collect text log files into Operational Insights using System Center Operations Manager. Anyhow, this does not represent ‘full’ nor ‘final’ support for collecting… Read more

Managing JBoss Application Server 7 with System Center Operations Manager 2012 R2: Part 2 – Domain Mode

This blog is a continuation of “Managing JBoss Application Server 7 with System Center Operations Manager 2012 R2: Part 1 – Standalone Mode” found here. As a reminder, JBoss Application Server 7 can be booted in two distinct operating modes: standalone and domain mode. The first blog covered a walkthrough of the standalone mode and… Read more

NOTICE: Upcoming URL change for OpsMgr-attach to Azure Operational Insights

IMPORTANT for OpInsights users! If you are using OpsMgr with Azure Operational Insights behind proxies with specific ACL or rules to only allow traffic to specific destination, please note the following upcoming change that would require an action in your environment. In order to align the way that OpsMgr and direct agent send data to… Read more

Managing JBoss Application Server 7 with System Center Operations Manager 2012 R2: Part 1 – Standalone Mode

Java Application Server management with System Center Operations Manager has been available since 2010, and with the latest Management Pack update http://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/details.aspx?id=44576  JBoss Application Server 7 support is finally available. JBoss Application Server 7 can be booted in two distinct operating modes: standalone and domain mode. Standalone mode is the most familiar to past JBoss… Read more

Now Available: Java EE Management Pack Update

I am proud to announce an update for System Center 2012 R2 Management packs for Java EE http://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/details.aspx?id=44576. Java application monitoring was first released in System Center 2012 and this marks the third iteration for Java EE server management with Operations Manager. Past updates have included support for IBM WebSphere 8 and Oracle WebLogic 12cR1…. Read more

Make us better – Join the Operations Manager customer panel

 Operations Manager engineering team is looking for Operations Manager customers who can provide feedback on pain points, preferences, and usage behavior. We are starting a customer panel for Operations Manager customers to help influence the future of the product. What are my commitments as a panel member? 1 hour meeting once a week for 4 weeks… Read more

Exchange Server 2013 Management Pack Update

Today Microsoft released an update to the Exchange Server 2013 Management Pack to address key customer feedback about getting additional information into System Center Operations Manager to allow users to better understand the health and performance of the Exchange environment. This update includes rich dashboard visualizations as shown below: And a set of reports to… Read more