Cross-Platform Posts

Debian and Ubuntu Support in SCOM 2007 R2

Intructions Download and install Debian and/or Ubuntu Management Packs from here and here. Install all the management packs from the Operations Manager Console Download Debian and Ubuntu agents from here and here. In the documentation area you will find instructions for building the agents yourself. Until now, Debian 5 (x86) and Ubuntu 10 (x86) have agents. Copy […]

2011 Q1 UGSS Resource Kit – TechNet Vouchers

I just got my 2011 Q1 UGSS Resource Kit, and apparently there were some problems with the TechNet vouchers, basically they sent expired vouchers. Well the good folks at TechNet were able to work the following out, information from the UGSS email (good work for a Friday): Have you ever had one of those moments, […]

New Microsoft Community Contributor Award

Microsoft has got a new Community Contributor Award program for 2011! This looks very promising for folks that do large volumes of forums posts. Some information on the Award is below. The Microsoft Community Contributor Award seeks to recognize notable contributors to Microsoft online community forums such as TechNet, MSDN® and Answers. The value of […]

Microsoft Management Summit 2011 Content Survey

Planning is well underway for MMS 2011, and they have a content survey. If you are planning on attending, you should fill this out, it will not take but a few minutes. Survey closes on Wednesday, November 24th 2010. Two entries will win a portable media player. http://www.mms-2011.com/survey/ContentSurvey   See you at MMS 2011!

Operations Manager 2007 R2 Cumulative Rollup 2 has been released!

Microsoft just released for Operations Manager 2007 R2, Cumulative Rollup 2 or CU2. It is available for download here. System Center Operations Manager 2007 R2 Cumulative Update 2 Release Notes http://support.microsoft.com/kb/979257 This update contains a collection of new fixes created after Cumulative Update 1, as well as all fixes include with Cumulative Update 1 for […]

Description of System Center Operations Manager 2007 R2 Cross Platform Agent Update

Article ID: 973583 Article Last Modified on 10/26/2009 APPLIES TO Microsoft System Center Operations Manager 2007 R2 INTRODUCTION This update enables System Center Operations Manager 2007 R2 to support the following platforms: SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 (32-bit and 64-bit) Solaris Zones (whole and sparse zones) The latest versions of all Operations Manager 2007 R2 […]

Cross Platform Powershell Scripts… now AVAILABLE!!

For those of you working with the xplat agents in System Center Operations Manager (SCOM) 2007 R2, Microsoft has just published their Cross Platform PowerShell scripts to the web. The scripts and more info can be found here http://blogs.msdn.com/SCXplat/. For this and more great in-depth technical information on SCOM, look to the System Center training […]

Microsoft System Center and Virtualization Community Contribution Contest53891

Official Rules No Purchase Necessary. PLEASE NOTE: If you are entering as an authorized representative of a business or company, it is your sole responsibility to review and understand your employer’s policies regarding your eligibility to participate in trade promotions. If you are entering as an authorized solutions provider on behalf of a customer, you […]