Browsed by
Category: English

SCOM 2016 – New Squared up Community license

SCOM 2016 – New Squared up Community license

Hi All!, Today I have two things to write and they are from the same company, Squared Up. For those who did not know, Squared Up is an awesome report tool based on HTML5, where with a few drag and drops we can see fast, beautiful and descriptive graphics with a simple integration with our SCOM environment and with a great integration with OMS too. In addition, Squared Up creates its own Management Pack, all of which can be accessed for…

Read More Read More

SCOM 2016 – Unix/Linux service monitoring

SCOM 2016 – Unix/Linux service monitoring

Hi all!, today I am going to write about Linux/Unix service monitoring in SCOM 2016. Is really very simple and easy to do and I recommend to you to read my last post about Linux/Unix onboarding in SCOM. Linux/Unix service monitoring Pre requisites Linux/Unix server or workstation. SCOM 2016 (Part I, Part II, Part III). Service monitoring Before configuring the service monitoring, you have to keep in mind that the service that you want to monitor must be running in the Linux/Unix…

Read More Read More

Importing the SCOM 2016 powershell module in your desktop

Importing the SCOM 2016 powershell module in your desktop

Hi all, today I am going to write about “Importing the SCOM PowerShell module in your desktop” to be able to run and test your PowerShell scripts in your workstation without the necessity of being in the SCOM server. Importing the SCOM 2016 PowerShell module Pre requisites SCOM 2016 server. (Part I, Part II, Part II) Operation Console installed on your desktop. Importing the PowerShell module First of all, we open Powershell and we run this command so that we position…

Read More Read More

Viewing the contents of a management pack

Viewing the contents of a management pack

Hi All!, Today I am going to write about “Viewing the contents of a management pack“. Is very common that customers and also SCOM administrators don’t know how to properly view what a Management pack have inside, and for us it should be a must to know. I think that there are a couple of tools that every SCOM administrator must have and one of them is our lovely MP Viewer. MP Viewer is a great tool that let us understand…

Read More Read More

Best practices and recommendations to create Management Packs

Best practices and recommendations to create Management Packs

Hi all. Today I am going to write about best practices and recommendations. A lot of the recommendations are from my own experience and years of testing the best way to do it most simple as it possible. I make to you a few question to know if this post is for you or not. ¿Do you have management packs sorted by version? ¿Does the version of the management packs reflect every change made in it?, Do you keep up-to-date the knowledge base…

Read More Read More

SCOM 2016 Unix Linux monitoring

SCOM 2016 Unix Linux monitoring

Hi all!, today I am going to write about Linux monitoring with SCOM 2016. Microsoft really improve this side of the SCOM, an here you have the steps! Pre requisites: Linux/Unix server (In my case is a CentOS server) SCOM 2016 (Part I, Part II, Part III) SCOM Account with Admin access to the UNIX/Linux server or “su” password. Note: You can use a common user, and for the installation use the su password for only one time. Port 1270…

Read More Read More

Install the Dependency Agent in a Core Server

Install the Dependency Agent in a Core Server

Hi all! Today I am going to write about, how to install the Dependency Agent in a Core Server 2016. The Dependency Agent is the agent of Service Map in Operation Management Suite (OMS). Install the Dependency Agent in a Core Server Pre requisites OMS Workspace (How To) Windows Server Core OMS agent or SCOM Agent installed Installation guide First of all we have to download the Dependency Agent from the OMS portal. For that, we open our OMS workspace…

Read More Read More

SCOM 2016 – How to create a custom Management Pack and make an Override in SCOM

SCOM 2016 – How to create a custom Management Pack and make an Override in SCOM

Hi evryone, today I make a video about how to create a custom Management Pack and make an Override in SCOM. In this case I use the Windows Server 2016 Management pack and make an override to the Logical Disk free space to create a Warning or a critical each time my disk have 10% or 30% of free Space. I hope you enjoy it! Creating a custom Management Pack in SCOM 2016   Twitter: @Beardinthecloud or @CanigliaMatias Youtube: Beard in…

Read More Read More

How to create an OMS workspace – Video

How to create an OMS workspace – Video

Hi everyone, today I bring to you a video explaining how to create an OMS workspace from the Azure Portal. Enjoy it! OMS Workspace from Azure Portal Have fun!   Twitter: @Beardinthecloud or @CanigliaMatias Youtube: Beard in the Cloud Facebook: Beard in the Cloud Linkedin: Matias Caniglia  

SCOM Assessment with OMS

SCOM Assessment with OMS

Hy Everyone! in this post I am going to write about the SCOM Assessment with OMS. For that, we will need: SCOM Lab (Part I, Part II, Part III) OMS Workspace SCOM integrated to OMS (Link) SCOM Assessment with OMS Monitoring the SCOM servers with OMS Firts of all, we will need to create a Group in SCOM with all our SCOM infrastructure servers in it. For that, we open the Operation Console, we go to Authoring, and right click…

Read More Read More