Operations Manager Posts

Migrating Notifications from SCOM 2012 R2 to 2016

When upgrading a SCOM environment from 2012R2 (or 2012) to 2016, one of the most time demanding tasks can be replicating the notifications settings. In my case, I had to do a brand new install, and needed some way to migrate the notifications configuration from the old SCOM environment to the new. Luckily there is […]

Enabling SCOM 2016 Agent Proxy

Not too much has changed when it comes to SCOM 2012R2 and SCOM 2016. This post is a similar post to SCOM 2012R2, but applicable to SCOM 2016. (See that post here). You could go to the computer that SCOM is complaining about and manually enable the agent proxy via Administration > Managed Computers, and […]

Reserved Common Fields in Log Analytics

I’ve recently been playing with some solution development and I’ve noticed something interesting. When we are using the OMS Data Collector API we send data by creating json file. That json file is in simple format like this:

In this pseudo code property is the name of our fields. So when the data is […]

Moving Update Worker Server between OMS Workspaces

Recently I’ve been fairly occupied in writing the second edition of Inside Microsoft Operations Management Suite book but now that I’ve finished my chapters I can go back to writing some blog posts. Update Workers are like Hybrid Workers but they are automatically registered by the Update Management solution. This creates a problem because there […]

SQL Query for getting SCOM Recovery Tasks Results

Hi All, Recently in my organisation, i had to provide results that adding SCOM Recovery is efficient as well as working properly. My first thought was to check Kevin Holman’s SQL query list and couldn’t find anything on it https://blogs.technet.microsoft.com/kevinholman/2016/11/11/scom-sql-queries/ So next was to find anything for this on the internet, however I end up with nothing. […]