Microsoft OMS Posts

Dual-Homing OMS/Microsoft Monitoring Agent (MMA)

Today I learned that the MMA (Microsoft Monitoring Agent) has the ability to be “dual-homed“. Similar to what we have seen in the past with the System Center Operations Manager (SCOM) agent and dual-homing it to multiple SCOM environments/Management Groups, the same can be said for the Operations Management Suite (OMS)/MMA agent. By going into […]

Step-by-Step: Setup and Configure Azure Site Recovery for On-Premises VMs with Azure Resource Manager

This post is a series of blog posts for Azure Site Recovery (ASR). ASR for VMs being hosted within Azure ASR for a Hyper-V hosted On-Premises, coming soon… ASR for an ESXi hosted On-Premises, coming soon… Here is a step by step walk-through on how to go about setting up and configuring ASR (Azure Site […]

Step-by-Step: Setup and Configure Azure Site Recovery (ASR) Virtual Machines (VMs) in Azure with Azure Resource Manager (ARM)

So, you have a bunch of virtual machines in Azure, and want to ensure they are backed-up, you know, just-in-case.. Here is a step by step walk-through on how to go about setting up and configuring ASR (Azure Site Recovery) and backing up your Virtual Machines (VMs) with Azure Resource Manager (ARM). First things, first, […]

OMS or OMG? Demystifying Operations Management Suite

Many organizations are already using Operations Management Suite (OMS) or planning to start using it soon. What about you? Are you already using OMS? Whether you are already using OMS or planning to deploy it in your IT environment soon, you cannot miss Savision’s upcoming webinar, featuring Microsoft MVP Stanislav Zhelyaskov. Some of the webinar’s highlights include: […]

OMS – SCOM Assessment Solution

I logged into OMS earlier today, and had to do a double-check.. Yes, that is right, OMS will soon be releasing a SCOM Assessment Solution! This is very exciting! As a SCOM/System Center consultant, I can’t even count the number of SCOM Health Checks I have now done… From the solution description, it will assess […]

How to deploy OMS Agent on Linux

There are multiple ways how to deploy the OMS agent on your Linux server. In my post,  I am going to make use of GitHub and do a quick install on a Linux server. In my environment, I am deploying the OMS Linux (Preview) agent (version 1.1.0-124) on Ubuntu 14.04.4 x64. For the full post, […]