SCOM: How to troubleshoot gray agent states in System Center Operations Manager 2007

Just an FYI that we just published a new Knowledge Base article that describes how to troubleshoot issues where an agent, management server or gateway in System Center Operations Manager 2007 or System Center Essentials 2007 and 2010 is in a gray state.  Or grey state, depending on your location and preferred spelling. The article…

3

SCOM: Samples of Monitoring Hardware with SCOM

  You can find few short movies from Dell on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4KbxXmywHh0, https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=s4I14WELX98 –   for EquaLogic from Dell, https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=53QePP5d9rw&feature=PlayList&p=BCBB0864D315C13F&playnext_from=PL&playnext=1&index=10 –   PRO together with SCVMM. More info on Dell website: http://www.dell.com/content/topics/global.aspx/sitelets/solutions/management/microsoft_sms?c=us&cs=555&l=en&s=biz. Information about HP Insight Control you can find here: http://h18013.www1.hp.com/products/servers/management/integration-msc.html, there are short video, but without real product demo if I remember.  …

1

SCOM: Cumulative Update 1 for Microsoft System Center Service Manager 2010 is available for download

Cumulative Update 1 for Microsoft System Center Service Manager 2010 is available for download at the Microsoft Download website. This cumulative update is a rollup of fixes for System Center Service Manager 2010. This cumulative update is also a prerequisite for Service Manager Authoring Tool 1.0 Release Candidate. Additionally, this cumulative update contains a fix…


SCOM: When i need Enterprise or Standard CAL

http://www.microsoft.com/systemcenter/en/us/operations-manager/om-pricing-licensing.aspx System Center Operations Manager 2007 R2 Licensing Microsoft System Center Operations Manager 2007 R2 requires a Server License for each management server and a Management License (ML) for each managed Operating System Environment (OSE). The ML is offered in Enterprise and Standard Editions for management of server OSE, and in a Client Edition for…

1

System Center Operations Manager 2007 R2 Cumulative Update 2 Release Notes

  Cumulative Update 2 for Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM) 2007 R2 is now available.  Cumulative Update 2 for Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM) 2007 R2 includes Cumulative Update 1 for System Center Operations Manager 2007 R2. Additionally, Cumulative Update 2 resolves the following issues: The Network Devices State view does not display…