OpsMgr Group Health Rollup Configuration Task Management Pack

    More news from the one-man SCOM Survival Kit otherwise known as Tao Yang, MVP. A SCOM user bugbear that we’ve come across time and time again at SquaredUp is that when you create a group in SCOM it doesn’t by default have a health rollup monitor, meaning that the health state stays in the grey/uninitialized...

    Putting a group of servers into maintenance mode

    Putting a group of servers into maintenance mode is a pretty common requirement. For example, you’re about to push out a patch to a group of servers that will require a reboot, and you don’t want SCOM to raise any alerts during this period. In theory, this shouldn’t be difficult to do. Any object in...

    How to: Edit company knowledge using a browser

    A built-in knowledge base Operations Manager has a great knowledge base feature built right in to the product. When you view an alert you can read ‘product knowledge’ and ‘company knowledge’ to help you understand and respond to the alert.‘Product knowledge’ is supplied by the original author of the monitor or rule – such as...