System Center 2012 Orchestrator Integration Pack for Active Directory Beta Now Available

This is kind of old news, but I’ll just throw it out there just in case you didn’t see it when it originally came out. The Integration Pack for Active Directory is an add-on for System Center 2012 Orchestrator that enables you to connect System Center Orchestrator to your Active Directory Server to automate its… Read more

System Center 2012 IT GRC Process Pack for Service Manager Beta Now Available!

The Microsoft Solution Accelerator and the System Center teams are pleased to announce the beta of the Microsoft System Center 2012 IT GRC Process Pack for Service Manager. This solution provides end-to-end management of people, process, and technology requirements across your datacenter, private cloud, and desktop computers.  In addition, this update includes new capabilities to… Read more

Service Manager Connect Site Being Retired–New One for System Center 2012 is Up Now

Alongside the other System Center components, Service Manager content and materials are being hosted on the new “System Center in the Datacenter and Cloud” Connect Site. The current Service Manager connect site will retired shortly and you will need to register with this new site to continue to access downloads and materials made available through… Read more

Using SMLets Beta 3 Post #10–Getting a User’s Manager and a Manager’s Reports

This is a pretty common ask so here is a quick blog post on how to get a User’s manager or a Manager’s reports using SMLets. A users manger is a relationship between the user object and the manager’s user object. The Relationship type name is: UserManagesUser.  This is what the data model looks like… Read more

User Roles PowerShell Report Using SMLets

Ever wanted to have a way to view the permissions that each user role has in an a glance view?  PowerShell to the rescue! At the bottom of this blog post is a link to a PowerShell script that you can run on your SM Management Server to produce a “report” showing the permissions that… Read more