Tag Archives: SCOM 2016

Top 10 SCOM 2016 Questions

At Savision, we recently held an online session on SCOM 2016 with top industry experts. Hosted by Savision’s Support Manager, the session featured: Microsoft Product Manager – Mahesh Narayanan, Microsoft Program Manager – Aditya Goda, Microsoft MVP – Marnix Wolf, and Microsoft MVP- Damian Flynn. The experts focused on what’s new and what lies ahead in SCOM […]

Step-by-Step – SCOM 2016 Update Rollup 2 (UR2) Install Procedure

SCOM 2016 Update Rollup 2, Step-by-Step. UR2 (Update Rollup) has a lot improvements, please see below the many updates being provided in this UR. Two fixes I am seeing that makes me happy, is having the alerts view fixed… Previously alerts within the Alerts view would still appear even after the alert was closed. Also, […]

Passport to SCOM 2016

Here is your Passport to SCOM 2016 If you are wondering what is new with SCOM 2016 and what’s down the road for SCOM, don’t miss out on Savision’s upcoming session: ‘Passport to SCOM 2016’. Hop on the SCOM2016 plane. Mark your calendar for: Tuesday, February 21st at 10 AM (EST) | 4 PM CET (EU) […]

System Center Operations Manager (SCOM) 2016 – Web Console IIS Requirements for Windows Server 2016

The following PowerShell code is to install all the necessary IIS components for System Center Operations Manager (SCOM) 2016 Web Console on Windows Server 2016.

You can also find this in Microsoft’s TechNet Gallery, HERE.   For more on SCOM and other System Center Technologies, in addition to OMS, please visit, SCOMandOtherGeekyStuff.com.

Installing SQL 2016 for System Center Operations Manager (SCOM) 2016 – Step-by-Step

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 […]

Monitoring Windows Server 2016 Nano Server with SCOM 2016

The following post is intended to demonstrate how to monitor your Windows Server 2016 — Nano Server, via System Center Operations Manager (SCOM) 2016. Also, a quick note, the SCOM team released the Windows Server 2016 Operating System Management Pack today, see HERE for the download/MP. To begin, I have an out-of-the-box Windows 2016 (No UI) […]

FREE Webinar: Tearing Down IT Silos with 2 Microsoft MVPs

Register now for Savision’s free webinar, entitled: ‘Tearing down IT Silos – addressing the human side of IT Operations’ hosted by Microsoft MVPs Kerrie Meyler and John Joyner. This webinar will focus on the issues that should be avoided that are damaging to the health of your organization’s IT maturity. Join the webinar and find […]

Step-by-Step Upgrading to SCOM 2016 from SCOM 2012 R2

So you’ve decided to take the jump and upgrade to System Center Operations Manager 2016? Assuming you are running a SCOM 2012R2 (UR11) environment, this post will be exactly what you need to have a successful SCOM 2012 R2 to SCOM 2016 upgrade. **Although the recommended path is to upgrade from UR9** In my environment, […]

SCOM 2016 Web Console Face-Off

I had some free time so, I figured let’s test out the SCOM 2016 Web Console with respect to HTML5… In my test, I tested the following browsers. Please note, metrics/data collected was within the built-in browser development tools. Internet Explorer 11 (Obviously) Chrome (v 54.0.2840.71 m) Firefox (v 49.0.2) I tested out the following views […]

Step-by-Step – SCOM 2016 Update Rollup 1 (UR1) Install Procedure

Well, that was fast… System Center/Microsoft Operations Manager (MOM) team just released Update Rollup 1 for SCOM 2016, only weeks after the System Center 2016 suite and Windows Server 2016 were released. The MOM team did not indicate what exactly the fixes were in this Update Rollup, so your guess is good as mine. However, I […]