SCOM 2007 R2 Scalability

SCOM 2007 R2 Scalability – SCOM 2007 R2’s scalability is clearly exceeds that of its predecessor but exactly how big can it scale? Due to limitations of the RMS, specifically the instance space….the maximum number of agents (servers & devices) is 10,000 per management group. With the recent release of cross-platform extensions and desktop support…


Monitoring Windows 7 (Beta)

This blog is just to share some fun an unexpected results I had this morning. I was working on some ADI stuff and didn’t exclude ‘clients’. 25 minutes later, my newly provisioned, Windows 7 Beta Client was being monitored by OpsMgr. Although no MP is available, you can readily whip up some of your own…


OpsMgr R2 – Process Monitoring

With the anticipated release of R2, the current beta has revealed some very simple, yet highly effective improvements. My favorite is the addition of the Process Monitoring Management Pack Template. Although the functionality is reproducible in SP1, it is far easier to configure. One particular problem I always encounter by end-users is the presence of…


Monitoring Windows Server 2008 with OpsMgr 2007

Gotta’ give credit where credit is due…..nice write up Pete!