Tag Archives: Web Service

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 […]

How SPF and WAP Make Tenant Separation for VM Clouds Resource Provider

Lately I’ve been exploring and challenging my self with some DevOps. Got to follow the trend. It is not something deep but you have to start from somewhere. Le’s get started: We all know that we can query the SPF web service even with Internet Explorer: https://SPFserver.contoso.com:8090/SC2012R2/VMM/Microsoft.Management.Odata.svc/ https://SPFServer.contoso.com:8090/SC2012R2/VMM/Microsoft.Management.Odata.svc/VirtualMachines() But these queries result in returning all […]

Orchestrator Web Service Does Not Work After Adding The Server to Infrastructure Servers in VMM 2012 R2

I have a couple of Orchestrator servers with Web Features role installed on them. I’ve recently added those servers as Infrastructure Servers in VMM 2012 R2 in order to update them from there. After adding them the Orchestrator Web Service on those server stopped working. Reason When servers are added as Infrastructure servers in VMM […]

Request Error on Calling Freshly Installed Orchestrator 2012 R2 Web Service

Previously I’ve encountered this error on the Preview build of Orchestrator 2012 R2 and now I’ve encountered in the RTM bits. This error appears in the following scenario: You have SQL server to store the Orchestrator DB. In my case it is SQL Cluster. You have one server where you want to deploy all Orchestrator […]

SCOM APM for Orchestrator, SPF, SMA and WAP

Orchestrator, Service Provider Foundation, Service Management Automation and Windows Azure Pack are all web applications or web services or both. They are all monitored by IIS 8 Management Pack in Operations Manager but that MP can only provide monitoring to certain levels to solve these limitations in SCOM (SP1 and R2 for IIS8) we have […]

Request Error on Calling Freshly Installed SCO 2012 R2 Preview Web Service

For some weeks I am having this issue with System Center Orchestrator 2012 R2 Preview. When I install the web service and the console and try to call the web service (http://localhost:81/orchestrator2012/orchestrator.svc/) I receive the following error: Request Error The server encountered an error processing the request. The exception message is ‘An error occurred while […]

Making System Center 2012 SPF SP1 Highly Available and Scalable

The overall architecture of Service Provider Foundation is very simple. SPF have two components Web Service and Database. As the database is SQL database it can be made highly available by making SQL Cluster and putting the database there. There is no information if SQL Always On is supported but the SPF database is not […]