Tag Archives: OMS

Using OMS for Patch Deployment

Not too long ago, the OMS team introduced the Update Management solution. This solution has definitely made the patch management process a lot easier, however at the same time, has raised some questions, such as: What’s the future of SCCM (Configuration Manager) with OMS now deploying patches? Can this be used concurrently/dual-homed with SCCM for on-premises […]

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How much do you know about SCOM, Azure and OMS?

How much do you know about Microsoft trends and technologies covering aspects of SCOM, OMS, Azure and more? Now is the time to test your knowledge! We would like to challenge you to participate in this IT Quiz, brought to you by Savision in cooperation with subject matter experts, a full range of awesome MVPs who […]

Dual-Homing OMS/Microsoft Monitoring Agent (MMA)

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 […]

SCOM 2016 + OMS User Group (Toronto) Meetup! – Reminder

Hi All, Just a quick reminder, next week, November 16th, I will be hosting a SCOM 2016 and OMS User Group meetup. It will be hosted at the University of Toronto, Nov 16, 2016. Please see the link below for more details! Seating is free (but limited!), so RSVP your spot soon!! For more details […]

Step-by-Step: Setup and Configure Azure Site Recovery (ASR) Virtual Machines (VMs) in Azure with Azure Resource Manager (ARM)

So, you have a bunch of virtual machines in Azure, and want to ensure they are backed-up, you know, just-in-case.. Here is a step by step walk-through on how to go about setting up and configuring ASR (Azure Site Recovery) and backing up your Virtual Machines (VMs) with Azure Resource Manager (ARM). First things, first, […]

Deploying a Windows VM with OMS integration

You can deploy a Windows VM with OMS integration. You can have the OMS extension installed. And then you can onboard the VM to a specified workspace. Prerequisites You need already have an OMS workspace setup in your subscription. You need to have the following information about this OMS Workspace: OMS workspace ID OMS workspace […]

SCOM & OMS Toronto User Group Meetup

This November, I will be hosting a SCOM 2016 and OMS meetup. The intended target audience is for SCOM and OMS User groups within the Toronto and Greater Toronto Area, however not limited to. It will be hosted at the University of Toronto, November 16th, 2016. Please see the link below for more details! Seating is […]

Less Than Thresholds in OMS View Designer

I saw that a few folks were struggling of expressing less than thresholds in Operations Management Suite View Designer. There’s more than one way to skin a cat. This is just idiom and I do not have anything against cats. Where is the exact problem? Full blog post here.