System Center Orchestrator Query: Mapping Invoke Runbook Activities to Destination Runbooks

If you have attended any Orchestrator training, best practices session, read any book, blog, or article about design practices, you have most probably been advised to keep your Runbooks small and modular. So for example, instead of having one large Runbook which includes an activity to place a computer into Operations Manager maintenance mode, have one…


Windows Azure Pack: Renaming VM Computer Names with a Service Management Automation Runbook

 Update Sunday August 16th 2015 – URL in script has changed. I have updated the script here leaving the legacy URL in place but commented out. Windows Azure Pack and Service Management Automation are on fire. Having spent a little bit of time working with WAP, one of the first items that I found needing…