Looking for Storage Administrators to take a 8 question survey on Storage Management Challenges

We are looking for Storage Administrators to fill out a short 8 question survey to better understand some of the storage management challenges you face today. If you are not a storage admin but know of someone who is please feel free to forward them this link. We appreciate your help in helping us build… Read more

KB: Configuring Database fails and presents a Red X when installing System Center 2012 Operations Manager

Here’s a new Knowledge Base article we published this morning. This one discusses a database issue you may run into when installing System Center 2012 Operations Manager. ===== Summary When configuring the database during the System Center 2012 Operations Manager installation, next to the database name field, you may receive a Red Circle with an… Read more

OpsMgr 2007 R2 now supports SQL 2008 R2 SP1

OM Community, System Center Operations Manager 2007 R2 now supports SQL Server 2008 R2 SP1. Note: We will have the Supported Configuration posted in the next few weeks to make this more official, but feel free to go ahead and install it. Thanks! Nishtha Soni | Program Manager… Read more

Setup and Upgrade in System Center Operations Manager 2012

For the Operations Manager 2012 release, we have made some big changes in the setup and upgrade areas to make the deployment experience more simple, intuitive, and easy to use. In this post, I’m going to go through some of the major changes in the deployment experiences to help you better prepare for OM 2012…. Read more

System Center Operations Manager 2007 R2 now supports SQL Server 2008 SP2

Quick heads up! The Supported Configurations Statement for OM2007R2 has been updated to support SQL Server 2008 SP2.  We now support the following roles on SQL Server SP2: Operations Manager database Data Warehouse database Audit Collections database Reporting* *Note: When using SQL 2008 Service Pack 2, reports will only run correctly from the Operations Console…. Read more