Earlier in 2016, Microsoft increased the number of Canadian Data Centers to two: Canada East and Canada Central. With most of my customers being within Canada, naturally they want their Azure Backup data stored within the Canada Data Centers/Regions — makes sense for many (legal) reasons. Only problem is, Azure backup is still very limited to specific […]
If you’re like me, you have probably banged your head against the wall a few times with the Login-AzureRmAccount cmdlet… I reached out to the Azure Development team and not only is this a known issue, but there is currently no solution at the time…. Hmm. Here is a bit of the background story, followed […]
I have a few servers in scom reporting that the windows event log can not access a particular Event log but the event log is not for this particular Server. Its for something else or for some other server. How do i stop this alert from popping up? I know this needs an override so […]
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 […]
I’ve seen a lot of people having the following error appear when they do measurement functions in OMS Log Analytics Search: Intervals for aggregate functions must result in less than 2000 time slices Unexpected ‘measure’ at position XX. Read full article here.
The following is a guide on how to install SQL 2016 for your System Center Operations Manager (SCOM) 2016 environment. I will be installing SQL 2016 on a brand-new server with Windows Server 2016 installed. To begin, I am going to set the following accounts as a Local Administrator on the server. Also, I am […]
Join our webinar and learn how to build a proactive service-oriented monitoring approach by understanding the business. The webinar will show you how to find the common ground between the organization’s information technology and business needs by monitoring and managing the end-user experience and business transactions. Some of the topics the webinar will cover: Visibility: How to improve visibility and share relevant information? Alerts: How to make sense out […]