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SPECIFIC ALERT HISTORY IN SCOM

Posted by on Jun 30, 2016 in SCOM 2012, SQL

SPECIFIC ALERT HISTORY IN SCOM

Recently someone asked me from the Lync Application team to send the alert history of a particular alert from SCOM which was recurring from last few months. I checked the out of box reports in SCOM however couldn’t find any report which can fulfill the purpose. Then I thought giving it a try through SQL. I logged in to the SCOM DW and fired below simple query: SELECT TOP (10000) alt.AlertName,...

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EXPORTING LIST OF COMPUTERS FROM GROUP IN SCOM

Posted by on Jun 30, 2016 in PowerShell, SCOM 2012

EXPORTING LIST OF COMPUTERS FROM GROUP IN SCOM

If we talk about Groups in SCOM 2012, its nothing but the logical collection of objects like: Servers, Storage or DB Instances, etc.. In SCOM, we can create a group by using the Create Group Wizard under Authoring pane. We can explicitly assign the membership to a group or can create rules that will generate a dynamic group membership. Sometimes we get in a situation wherein we need to view or...

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CONFIGURE ALERT EMAIL NOTIFICATION SUBSCRIPTION IN SCOM

Posted by on Jun 28, 2016 in SCOM 2012

In my previous post we have configured Notification Channel and Subscribers. Now the question is how and when the alert email should trigger? The answer is: Through subscriptions. So let’s configure the same. Subscriptions Load up Operations Manager console and click on Administration. Under Notifications click New subscription. Under Description page, provide subscription a suitable name and...

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CONFIGURE ALERT NOTIFICATION CHANNEL AND SUBSCRIBERS IN SCOM

Posted by on Jun 28, 2016 in SCOM 2012

CONFIGURE ALERT NOTIFICATION CHANNEL AND SUBSCRIBERS IN SCOM

In my previous post we created and configured alert notification action account. Now in order to send alert notification to subscribers using email we need to configure below: Notification Channel. Subscribers. Subscriptions. So, before we start, we should have below information: SMTP Server FQDN. SMTP Server Port Number. Return email address. (It can be anything like: test@test.com) Configure...

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CREATE AND CONFIGURE ALERT NOTIFICATION ACTION ACCOUNT IN SCOM

Posted by on Jun 27, 2016 in SCOM 2012

CREATE AND CONFIGURE ALERT NOTIFICATION ACTION ACCOUNT IN SCOM

When an alert is generated in SCOM, it can notify the designated individuals by Email, Instant Message (IM), or Text Message (SMS). The Notification Account Run As profile is used to send alert notifications. For alert notifications to work correctly, we must create a Run As account that provides the credentials for sending alert notifications and associate the Run As account to the Notification...

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