Cross-Platform Posts

Release v for QMX for Device Management – Configuration Manager is GA

The latest base framework version is Generally Available. Release notes  The new base framework will support the following agent-less products: Quest Management Xtensions for Device Management – Configuration Manager 2007 Edition Quest Management Xtensions for Device Managment – SMS 2003 Edition Note that the QMX for Configuration Manager (agent-base) product already has an out of […]

Joint meeting of Danish and Swedish System Center User Groups

Kent Agerlund has started a new Danish System Center User Group (home site and today posted the agenda for their first meeting! System Center Central will hold a drawing and send one of the meeting attendees a copy of OpsMgr or ConfigMgr Unleashed from SAMS Publishing. Best of luck with the new group Kent! […]

More OpsMgr X-Plat Notes

I’ve been once again deploying OpsMgr R2 agents onto Red Hat 5.1 servers and have found a prerequisite issue that some of you may experience.  Within Appendix A of the Operations Manager 2007 R2 Operations Administrator’s Guide there is a listing of all package dependencies for supported UNIX and Linux platforms, however, this listing is […]

Blog, let’s Blog away……

The Blogging features here at System Center Central have matured over the past month, feeding into Twitter (in fact this happens twice per post) really helps get your community work known. Why people blog are for many reasons but I guess if you are going to put in all that effort then you want at […]

New Blogs RSS Feed and Blogging tools at System Center Central

We’ve recently added a few new RSS feeds (master list HERE), including a ‘Blogs Only” feed that allows those who wish to see only the blogs to do that. Bloggers include not only myself, but experts like MVP and SCOM Unleashed author Cameron Fuller, OpsMgr MVP David Allen and several others. To subscribe to the […]

Cross Platform Management Pack Authoring Guide for OpsMgr 2007 R2 (SCOM) Now Available

  MS have released the Cross Platform MP Authoring Guide for R2 System administrators of Windows-based, UNIX-based, and Linux-based platforms can use this document as a guide to how to create and use management packs to manage their computer systems. Because Operations Manager 2007 R2 extends monitoring support to UNIX-based and Linux-based servers, organizations can […]