Config Manager Posts

SCUniverse returns to Dallas TX and the world on January 19th 2016!

I am pleased to be able to announce the return of System Center Universe in America on January 19th 2016 for our 5th year! The first round of speaker information for SCU was recently released and is available at: (The list includes Symon Perriman, Johan Arwidmark, Kent Agerlund, Dieter Wijckmans, Pete Zerger, Wally Mead […]

HP Storage Integrations for System Center are Now Part of HP OneView for System Center

I’ve got some news. HP Storage integrations for Microsoft System Center: SCOM and SCVMM plugins are now part of the unified HP OneView for Microsoft System Center. As result of this integration, customer has to download only one master package of HP OneView for System Center 7.6. Here are some more details on this: HP […]

Customizing SCCM 2012 reports to support multiple values in a parameter

In our recent project, I’ve got a request to let custom reports to support multiple values in parameters. It seemed to be a little effort but I spent many hours to make it works. Many recommendations advice to join the parameter’s multiple values in one using a function JOIN in SQL Reporting Services: =Join(Parameters!YourParameter.Value,’,’) Then […]

Host file entries might impact SCOM network discovery

Hello As you know SCOM use the discovery.cnfg file to set the display name of systems during the discovery process. You can open the file from Program Files\Microsoft System Center 2012 R2\Operations Manager\Server\NetworkMonitoring\conf\discovery\Discovery.cnfg The user can choose one of the following methods to set the display name of systems. “AUTOASSIGNED”  The Display Name of a system is […]