Solution: OpsMgr 2007 setup fails – cannot detect SQL

The good folks over on the Operations Manager product team blog just posted a heads up on an issue you might run into where SCOM 2007 setup fails to detect SQL: If you have run into issues during setup where you know that you have a supported version of SQL running on your machine but…

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Trouble with setup due to SQL not being detected?

If you have run into issues during setup where you know that you have a supported version of SQL running on your machine but setup in unable to detect it, you may have hit a SQL WMI provider issue. In OpsMgr 2007 R2, this shows up as the SQL Server requirement in the Prerequisite Checker…

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Announcing Top Solutions RSS Feeds: Automatically connecting you with solutions

The Top Solutions RSS feeds pair the latest hot customer issues with the best Microsoft solution content, all delivered right to your desktop. The feeds will help keep you ahead of the curve by alerting you to potential problems and pointing you directly to the solutions.  IT Pros, consumers, other Microsoft business groups and third…

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Parameter Extraction in Web Application Synthetic Transactions

In Operations Manager R2 CU3 we added a new feature that expands our capabilities in monitoring web applications via synthetic transactions. Parameter extraction allows us to extract data from the HTTP responses to web requests and store the value in the test context as name value pairs which can then be reused in subsequent requests…

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Introducing the new Microsoft Support Top Solutions RSS feed for System Center Operations Manager 2007 and System Center Essentials

Microsoft customers can now easily monitor new high-impact support issues and get links to the best Microsoft KB articles, blogs, TechNet and MSDN articles to resolve them by subscribing to the Microsoft Support Top Solutions RSS feed for System Center Operations Manager 2007. The RSS feed also keep you ahead of the curve by alerting you…

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The Host Integration Server 2010 Monitoring Management Pack for OpsMgr 2007 is now available

The Host Integration Server 2010 monitoring management pack provides the capabilities for Operations Manager 2007 R2 to discover and monitor the availability of Host Integration Server 2010 server features and applications. Feature Summary This monitoring management pack provides the following features. Refer to the Host Integration Server 2010 management pack guide for more details. Native…

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Microsoft acquires AVIcode, Inc.

Today, Microsoft announced its acquisition of AVIcode, Inc.  Read the official blog here. We hope that the rest of the Operations Manager community is as excited as we are about the enhanced capabilities that the AVIcode technologies bring to Systems Monitoring, including not only .Net application monitoring, as well as rich performance metrics: In addition,…

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The System Center Operations Manager 2007 R2 Authoring Resource Kit has been updated

The latest version includes an updated Authoring Console (version 6.1.7221.49). It now has the capability to create and edit Management Packs for Azure applications (see the Azure Management Pack Guide for details). All other tools and functionality in the resource kit remain unchanged from the previous release. Note that you will need to remove the…

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