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ReSearch This KB – Operations Manager Failed to Access the Windows Event Log

Alert: Operations Manager Failed to Access the Windows Event Log Management Pack Name:  System Center Core Monitoring Management Pack Version: 7.0.9538.0 Rule or Monitor: Monitor Rule or Monitor Name: Failed Accessing Windows Event Log Rule or Monitor Notes: This monitor alerts when a rule or monitor attempts to read from an event log which does […]

ReSearch This KB – Max Concurrent API Reached alert

Alert: Max Concurrent API Reached alert Management Pack Name:  Windows Server 2008 Operating System (Monitoring), Windows Server 2012 Operating System (Monitoring) Management Pack Version: 6.0.7026.0, 6.0.7026.0 Rule or Monitor: Monitor Rule or Monitor Name: Windows Server 2008 Max Concurrent API Monitor, Windows Server 2012 Max Concurrent API Monitor Rule or Monitor Notes: None Issue: This […]

ReSearch This KB – Database consistency check performed with no errors

Alert: Database consistency check performed with no errors Management Pack Name: SQL Server 2008 (Monitoring) Management Pack Version: 6.3.173.1 Rule or Monitor: Rule Rule or Monitor Name: Database consistency check performed with no errors Rule or Monitor Notes: This alert is generated as a low priority, informational alert. Issue: This is a non-actionable alert as […]

ReSearch This KB: DNS 2008/R2 Troubleshoot AD DS And Restart DNS Server Alert

Alert: DNS 2008/R2 Troubleshoot AD DS And Restart DNS Server Alert Management Pack Name:  Microsoft Windows DNS 2008/R2 Server Management Pack Version: 6.0.7000.0 Rule or Monitor: Monitor Rule or Monitor Name: DNS 2008/R2 Troubleshoot AD DS and restart the DNS service Server Service monitor Rule or Monitor Notes: None Issue: The monitor generates an alert […]

ReSearch This KB – Data Warehouse failed to deploy reports for a management pack to SQL Reporting Services Server

Alert: Data Warehouse failed to deploy reports for a management pack to SQL Reporting Services Server Management Pack Name: Data Warehouse Internal Library Management Pack Version: 7.0.9538.0 Rule or Monitor: Monitor Rule or Monitor Name: Data Warehouse Report Deployment Recovery State Rule or Monitor Notes: This is a built-in function of Operations Manager which reports […]

ReSearch This KB – Operations Manager Web Console Unavailable

Alert: Operations Manager Web Console Unavailable Management Pack Name:  System Center Core Monitoring Management Pack Version: 7.0.9538.0 Rule or Monitor: Monitor Rule or Monitor Name: Web Console Watcher Monitor Rule or Monitor Notes: Issue: After an upgrade process for Operations Manager this issue may occur. Resolution: Release Notes for Operations Manager in System Center 2012 […]

ReSearch This KB – System Center Orchestrator Management Service111832

In my lab environment there are two services which are failing occasionally and causing Orchestrator not to function. The Orchestrator management pack alerted me of these situations but was not auto-restarting the services when they went offline. The two alerts which are generated are: Alert: System Center Orchestrator Management Service Alert: System Center Orchestrator Runbook […]

SCOM 2007R2 – UNIX Process and Process Performance Monitoring

Overview: Monitoring unix processes for their availability and performance is key to understanding an applications performance. SCOM does provide a solution to monitor the availability of unix processes but doesn’t help collect performance data for those processes. In this article, I am sharing the custom Unix process monitoring management pack that will monitor unix processes for their […]

ReSearch This KB – APM .NET Server-Side monitoring Configuration Error or Conflict

Alert: APM .NET Server-Side monitoring Configuration Error or Conflict Management Pack Name:  Operations Manager APM Infrastructure Monitoring Management Pack Version: 7.0.8560.0 Rule or Monitor: Monitor Rule or Monitor Name: APM .NET Server-Side Monitoring Configuration Rule or Monitor Notes: This rule checks for a variety of event ID’s from a source of “.NET app monitoring”. Issue: […]