Linux Server Usage in your Organizations

We are looking to help better manage your Linux servers and would like to understand your Linux server usage in your organizations. This survey is anonymous. We know most viewers of this blog are not usually the primary Linux users but please fill this survey to the best of your knowledge. https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/LinuxMS Thanks in advance for… Read more

Learn about the Microsoft Operations Management Suite (OMS) in less than 90seconds

Resources: 90 second overview video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=X-NKtpXxX-s Detailed overview: https://channel9.msdn.com/events/Ignite/2015/BRK3500 Twitter Account: @msopsmgmt OMS Overview & Features PPT deck: Download here Value Prop & Onboarding guide: Download here Satya Vel Microsoft Operations Management – Onboarding.pdf… 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

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

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

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

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 microsoft.com/OMS ] 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

Join us at MMS 2013 to learn more about Global Service Monitor!

Dear users!       Just last week we announced commercial availability of System Center Global Service Monitor (GSM).          GSM provides capability to monitor externally facing web sites and web services from geo-distributed locations. System Center customers can configure monitoring scenarios, such as multistep web transactions, define precise criteria for success and instruct GSM to run those… Read more