Tag Archives: IT-services

Live Maps v8: New Out-of-box Services part 2

Live Maps v8: New Out-of-box Services part 2 In case you are not familiar with Savision’s flagship solution, Live Maps enables you to visualize and understand the availability of your business-critical services. With Live Maps you can easily model your key business services and immediately see valuable information about their health and performance. Many of our customers have […]

Are you having problems with visualizing SCOM data, alert storms and Distributed Applications?

Are you having problems with visualizing SCOM data, alert storms and Distributed Applications? System Center Operations Manager (SCOM) is a great system to monitor services. In SCOM, an IT Service refers to a ‘Distributed Application’, mainly because most SCOM users think of a Windows Service or Web Service when they see the word ‘service’, instead […]

Can SCOM Distributed Applications be used to model IT Services?

Can SCOM Distributed Applications be used to model IT Services? Before we can answer that question we first need to know what is meant by the terms ‘SCOM Distributed Application’ and ‘IT Service’. Distributed Applications are an important feature within SCOM, and according to TechNet, they are defined as follows: ‘A Distributed Application in Operations Manager […]

Controlling Live Maps Unity Service Rollup Behavior: Experiences from the field by Jonas Lenntun

Introduction With Savision Live Maps Unity, you gain great insight into the current status of the delivery of your IT-services in a simple and intuitive interface. Using the Live Maps Authoring Console, you can control the behavior of which alerts are going to be fired off when a service goes into an undesired state. However, […]