Operations Manager

MP Authoring Zen (whitepaper)

4 years after it was written and 5,000 downloads later, this whitepaper still provides key management pack authoring concepts in plain English new MP authors will appreciate. Provides clear explanation of MP elements like classes and relationships, guidance on how to model your applications to develop Service and Health Models for your MP and even […]


Converts the HEX values in the SNMP Walk output file from the SCOM 2012 task to a human-readable format.  It also converts the HEX values to IP Address values for each IPAddress OID type. Takes a single input parameter of a text file.  This is from the SNMP Walk task in SCOM 2012.  It will […]

CSV Free Space SQL Query

CSV Free Space Query, execute this script against your OpsMgrDB (Operational) to return results for Cluster Shared Volumes Free Space. Very useful if you want to create a report for CSV Free Space similar to the Disk Free Space Report. Below is a screenshot of the information displayed when using the query to create a […]

W2k8 scheduled Logical Disk sec/transfer mp

this is a sample MP i created that has a monitor type based on the stock “consecutive samples over threshold” monitor type, except it has a scheduler element. it has one monitor based on that monitor type, which is a (schedulable) clone of the stock OS MP’s “windows 2008 logical disk average seconds/transfer” monitor. my […]

System Center 2012 Operations Manager (SCOM) Visio Stencils

From Larry Rayl, these Visio stencils are a welcome update to the Operations Manager 2007 stencils. Like the previous version, these stencils include general and server-specific role stencils. A detailed explanation of the stencils contained within can be found on Larry’s blog.

MP Viewer for Operations Manager 2012

Updated by Daniele Muscetta, version 2.2.1 has been updated to work with OpsMgr 2012, and now includes support for MPB files (MP Bundles), shows embedded resources in bundles (such as images or scripts), loads MPs asynchronously, and has the ability to Unseal and Unpack MP Bundles. Click the Download button to get it from the […]