Want to install OpsMgr 2007 SP1 or Essentials 2007 SP1 on a Windows Server 2008 computer? Now you can.

We just released our support hotfix for Windows Server 2008 as KB954049 that adds support for installing System Center Operations Manager 2007 Service Pack 1 or Essentials 2007 Service Pack 1 on a Windows Server 2008-based computer. This is essentially a small hotfix roll-up affecting the HealthService (agent and server roles) and the Web Console…

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OpsMgr 2007: Reports are blank - Event ID: 31565 generated on the RMS

We’re starting to see more of these issues come in so I wanted to make sure you all were aware of it.  Thanks to Support Engineer Milan Jajal for uncovering this: ======== Issue: After the installation of System Center Operations Manager 2007 Reporting, no reports are listed under Reporting pane in the Operations Console. In…

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Configuration Manager 2007 Service Pack 1 Now Available

It’s here!  SP1 is now available at http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/configmgr/cc562979.aspx.  An overview and some details are below: ======== Overview System Center Configuration Manager 2007 is the next version of Systems Management Server (SMS) 2003. Configuration Manager 2007 SP1 contributes to a more effective IT department by enabling secure and scalable operating system and application deployment and desired…

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System Center Essentials SP1 Now Available

Looks like Service Pack 1 for System Center Essentials released yesterday so if you happen to run one of these servers you’ll want to check that out.  Here are some of the highlights: ======== Service Pack 1 (SP1) is an update to System Center Essentials that provides enhancements based on customer and partner feedback. Some…

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OpsMgr 2007: Operations Manager 2007 SP1 Upgrade Guide

Last week I talked about the release of OpsMgr 2007 SP1 so I wanted to take a minute and post a link to the upgrade guide.  Depending on where you’re coming from there may some gotchas you’ll want to keep in mind, so before you head out on the upgrade path be sure to give…

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OpsMgr: Operations Manager 2007 Service Pack 1 Now Available

Sorry if this is old news but I had to be out of the office so I didn’t get a chance to post this on Friday.  Anyway, SP1 for OpsMgr 2007 is now available for download!  I listed a few links for you below; one to the download SP1, one for the list of what’s…

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OpsMgr 2007: Operations Manager 2007 SP1 RC Upgrade Guide

Looking to upgrade from Operations Manager 2007 to Operations Manager 2007 Service Pack 1?  If so then the Operations Manager 2007 SP1 RC Upgrade Guide is where you want to start.  We document this on the TechCenter site but here’s a quick intro and the order or operations: ====== [This topic is pre-release documentation and…

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