Monitoring Microsoft Azure and Hybrid Cloud

    We're delighted to welcome back Martin Ehrnst, author of the popular, 'How to get your colleagues engaged with SCOM' article, for another special blog.

    How to monitor the hybrid cloud using SCOM

    Today we discuss how, regardless of where your applications are hosted, you need to provide your organization with consistent, high quality monitoring.

    A behind-the-scenes look at the JSON used in SquaredUp

    Join Matthew Long and Richard Benwell as they take a behind-the-scenes look at the JSON that defines SquaredUp dashboards and perspectives.

    One Management Pack to rule them all

    The Security Monitoring MP for SCOM from Nathan Gau bundles together lots of different rules and monitors for general security monitoring.

    Tuning the SCOM Data Warehouse

    Join Matthew Long and Richard Benwell as they discuss how to get the most out of your SCOM Data Warehouse performance. The SCOM Data Warehouse is used by both SCOM and SquaredUp to display Performance, Event and health data, both in an aggregated and raw form for near and long term storage. As such, any...

    Part One: Tuning alerts in SCOM – by Jasper Van Damme

    Learn how to get specific SCOM related alerts under control, including: Operations Manager failed to start a process, Workflow Initialization, etc.

    Case Study: Sandefjord Kommune

    See how Sandefjord Kommune reduced downtime and realised immediate ROI using SquaredUp.

    Extending the SCOM CMDB to better manage IT infrastructure

    A look at extending the SCOM CMDB with additional information that may be useful for the management of IT Infrastructure.

    Generate security monitoring alerts using SCOM

    Join Matthew Long and Adam Kinniburgh as they talk to Microsoft Premier Field Engineer Nathan Gau about his free Security Monitoring MP for SCOM.

    Extending SCOM monitoring using SQL queries

    Join Matthew Long as we take a look at using a free community MP from Zvi Uretzky to monitor application health via custom SQL queries.

    Integrate your SCOM monitoring data with Splunk

    Join Matthew Long and Adam Kinniburgh as they take a look at integrating SCOM monitoring data alongside Splunk event data into a single-pane-of-glass.

    Upgrading to SCOM 2016

    Are you planning on upgrading to SCOM 2016? If so, then help is at hand in the form of the ever-awesome Wei Hao Lim

    Free MP to create SCOM monitors from any SQL query

    Create SCOM monitors from any SQL query, meaning you can monitor your actual application data and have SCOM send alert you when a threshold is breached.

    Introducing the security monitoring Management Pack for SCOM

    The Security Monitoring MP for SCOM from Nathan Gau bundles together lots of different rules and monitors for general security monitoring.

    How to monitor Citrix NetScaler using SquaredUp

    Extending monitoring with SquaredUp Web API – a Citrix NetScaler example.

    Veeam availability console API and SquaredUp

    This week we're delighted to bring you a special guest blog from Craig Dalrymple, aka. @cragdoo.

    Sending SCOM alerts to Slack

    We can’t get enough of SCOM consultant Jasper van Damme’s blog, No Alert Left Behind and are keen to help share his knowledge and work with the wider community. We highly recommend following his blog directly to stay up-to-date with his latest posts, and we’re pleased to present his recent work on sending SCOM alerts...

    High Availability options with SquaredUp

    This week, Matthew Long is joined by Adam Kinniburgh to discuss High Availability options for SquaredUp.

    Integrate external website monitoring with SCOM & UptimeRobot

    We’ve got another great new blog from rising star of the SCOM Community, Jasper Van Damme, a specialist SCOM consultant based in Belgium. We’ve worked closely with Jasper for some time, he really knows his stuff and we’re delighted he’s now sharing his SCOM expertise with the rest of the community via his blog, No...

    v3.2: Monitor versus rule alerts

    As with all major releases, we're covering the new features and improvements in v3.2 through an in-depth blog series.