A few weeks ago NetApp released their management pack also called “OnCommand Plug-In 3.1 for Microsoft” (OCPM) for SCOM 2012. This week I got the chance to install the latest NetApp MP 3.1. Here I would like to share my experience…
In part 1 I wrote about setting up and configuring the Veeam management pack. Now in this post I would like to give you some additional information how it is going to look like in the monitoring pane in SCOM and also some ideas what is being monitored. 1) Views I know it is maybe […]
A few month ago at MMS in Las Vegas, Veeam announced their management pack for VMware for free for up to 10 sockets! I was very surprised to read that because I had seen it before and it is amazing how much information you get out of this management pack. In my opinion the best […]
In part 1 and part 2 we installed the emulator and the UCS management pack. At this moment we are able to explore the huge amount of information we get out of UCS.
In part 1 we build the foundation for monitoring by setting up the UCS emulator. In this part 2 we are going to install the UCS management pack version 2.5. On my SCOM 2012 management server I started the and this will fire up a wizard which we will see now…
In an ideal world scenario everything you would monitor is from Microsoft but in a real world scenario there are certain situation where you hit a foreign system type from a different company especially if you have to monitor hardware stuff. As in these cloudy days Cisco’s Unified Computing System (UCS) is getting more popular […]
Microsoft just released the latest Xplat management packs for System Center Operations Manager 2012. You can find it here
I have been playing around for some time with the new SCOM PowerShell cmdlets and I wanted to write a management pack. So I combined both worlds and Management Group Information MP was born. The idea behind this “project” is to get all information from the SCOM infrastructure I possibly need as easy and as […]