System Center Orchestrator Custom Interface – C# / ASP.NET

Welcome to another System Center PFE blog post. In this publication I will continue to highlight how the System Center Suite of products can help manage and automate complex processes. If you’ve read my first post in this series, you will recall that the process being detailed is the graceful application of updates to a multi-node…

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Updating a SQL Cluster using System Center Configuration Manager and System Center Orchestrator

Current Runbooks and recorded MMS session can be found here: http://blogs.technet.com/b/neilp/archive/2013/04/15/mms2013-session-now-on-channel-9-patching-a-hyper-v-cluster-with-orchestrator-configuration-manager-including-downloadable-runbook-exports.aspx Common Question – How can I use the Configuration Manager Software Update capabilities to elegantly update my active/passive SQL clusters? To raise the bar a bit, what if there is an additional requirement to at run time, dynamically determine the cluster state (who is…

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