Use Microsoft Operations Management Suite Search to track shutdown events

Summary: Learn how to find and parse server shutdown events by using Microsoft Operations Management Suite. Good morning everyone. Ed Wilson here. It is gorgeous outside this morning here in central Florida. It is a crisp 60 degrees, and the grass is damp with the morning dew. The air hangs heavy with humidity, and there…


Query event log data with Operations Management Suite Search

Summary: This blog posts provides step-by-step instructions for querying Windows event logs from dozens of servers by using the Microsoft Operations Management Suite Search tool. Good morning everyone. Ed Wilson here. I have spent much of the morning working on my calendar and arranging for a series of personal appearances that are coming up in the…


Filter more data with Microsoft Operations Management Suite Search

Summary: Learn how to use the Microsoft Operations Management Suite Search filter tools to customize your returned data. Good morning everyone. Ed Wilson here, and today I want to continue talking about using the Log Search feature of Microsoft Operations Management Suite. Note This post is part of a seven part series about using MS OMS…

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Filter data returned by Microsoft Operations Management Search

Summary: Ed Wilson talks about filtering data returned by Microsoft Operations Management Search. Good morning everyone. Ed Wilson here, and today I want to talk about filtering data that is returned by Microsoft Operations Management Search. Note This post is part of a seven part series about using MS OMS Search. The series includes: Easy Microsoft…


Searching for different types of data with Microsoft OMS

Summary: Learn how to use the different values for the Type keyword in Microsoft Operations Management Suite Search. Good morning everyone. Ed Wilson here. Today Teresa Wilson (aka The Scripting Wife) has been busy searching to identify various user groups that are related to System Center or Microsoft management and may have an interest in…


Easy Microsoft Operations Management Suite Search queries

Summary: MS OMS generates a lot of useful data. This posts introduces how you can gain actionable insights quickly and easily by using the Search feature. Good morning everyone. Ed Wilson here, and today I want to talk about the powerful Log Search feature in Microsoft Operations Management Suite. Note This post is part of a…


Super simple alert management with Operations Management Suite

Summary: Ed Wilson discusses how to use Microsoft Operations Management Suite for powerful alert management results. Good morning everyone, Ed Wilson here. The weather here in central Florida has been great. A little cool, but beautiful. The Scripting Wife, PowerShell MVP, Teresa Wilson, and I decided to head to Disney World to meet up with…


Use Microsoft Operations Management Suite to track changes

Summary: Ed Wilson talks about using the change tracking solution in Microsoft Operations Management Suite. Good morning everyone. Ed Wilson here, and today I want to talk about using MS OMS for change tracking. Change Tracking feature On my Overview console in Microsoft Operations Management Suite, I have Change Tracking. In the following image, I…


Use Microsoft Operations Management Suite for capacity planning

Summary: Ed Wilson talks about using Microsoft Operations Management Suite for capacity planning.   If you have the current Capacity Management Solution, you can continue to use it, but it is no longer available to be added because it is being updated. This article talks about the new solution: https://azure.microsoft.com/en-us/documentation/articles/log-analytics-capacity/.   Good morning everyone. Ed…


Use Microsoft OMS for configuration assessment

Summary: Ed Wilson talks about using the Microsoft Operations Management Suite for configuration assessment. Good morning everyone. Ed Wilson here, and today I want to talk about the Configuration Assessment tool in the Microsoft Operations Management Suite. Note   There is a good article in the Microsoft TechNet Library that talks about the various OMS assessment…

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