Reblog: Release: Veeam nworks 4.5

Source: Gerben’s Blog On Virtualization Veeam released version 4.5 of it’s nworks monitoring management pack and plugin for Microsoft Operations Manager (SCOM2007 and MOM2005) and HP Operations Manager respectively. The key improvements in this release are: support for larger VMware environments (more hosts & virtual machines) less vcenter processing requirements improvement on reliability, and better…


Reblog: Microsoft Support Model Changing for System Center Products

Source: The Configuration Manager Support Team Blog Beginning on Monday, March 30, 2009, support for Microsoft’s Premier customers on System Center products will move from a live phone queue to callback.  This applies to the Systems Management Server/Configuration Manager (SMS/ConfigMgr) and the Operations Manager (MOM/SCOM) product lines and includes all severities and Premier offerings.   Normal…


New blog to add to your blogroll

Jose Rodas works at Microsoft as a Senior Support Engineer in the System Center Support Team and started to blog and will be focused in Service Management products. Add his blog to your blogroll if you need more blogs to follow ;-).


New OpsMgr 2007 and MOM 2005 MP’s available

Source: MPNotifier Windows 2008 Network Policy Server MP for MOM 2005. Release date: 8/5/2008. Deployment Service MP for OpsMgr 2007. Release date: 8/5/2008.


Microsoft Product Support Lifecycle for MOM 2005

Now OpsMgr 2007  is released for almost a year you may want to know what the Product Support Lifecycle for MOM 2005 is. Those of you who are not familiar, the Microsoft Support Lifecycle is the set of policies that governs the length of support for all Microsoft products.  Or, as described by our website,…


MOM 2005: Computer Groups and Computer Rules what’s the deal?

Since I started at Microsoft as a Premier Field Engineer I went to quite some customers still using MOM 2005, so for all of you already working with OpsMgr 2007 (SP1) here some "old school" info on Computer Groups and Computer Rules in MOM 2005. What are Computer Groups? Computer Groups allow you to group…