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STOP ALERT REPEAT COUNT FOR UNIX / LINUX LOG ALERT IN SCOM

Posted by on Jul 29, 2016 in SCOM 2012

STOP ALERT REPEAT COUNT FOR UNIX / LINUX LOG ALERT IN SCOM

Last time when we configured UNIX/Linux log file monitoring, we faced an issue wherein SCOM was sending only one alert for the log monitor even if when the suppression was turned off. The alerts were visible in SCOM console wherein we received only one alert email notification and after that just Repeat Count was increasing, so no new alert after that. When we further checked, we found that the...

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INSTALL SCOM AGENT WITHOUT USING INSTALLATION MEDIA

Posted by on Jul 28, 2016 in SCOM 2012

INSTALL SCOM AGENT WITHOUT USING INSTALLATION MEDIA

One of my clients wanted to manually install the SCOM Agent through MOMAgent.msi on the servers in their environment while they did not have the installation media with them. They were not aware of the location from where they can copy the MOMAgent.msi file for SCOM agent installation. So, this is what we did….. SCOM Agent and UR file can be found on Management Server under SCOM installation...

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ENABLE “Change Primary Management Server” OPTION IN SCOM

Posted by on Jul 26, 2016 in SCOM 2012, SQL

ENABLE “Change Primary Management Server” OPTION IN SCOM

Recently one of my clients installed few SCOM agents manually and provided the Management Server address which they have kept to manage other servers. Now they wanted to change the Management Server for those manually installed agents in SCOM. They approached me to change the Management Server for those agents as they were not getting option to change it since it was grayed out because of...

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FREE Microsoft eBooks

Posted by on Jul 25, 2016 in General

FREE Microsoft eBooks

I was just surfing Microsoft Developer Network site and found this wonderful Blog by Eric Ligman, Microsoft Director of Sales Excellence. Microsoft has released a huge collection of free e-books ever. This is a great starting point for all of you who want to update their skills in different Microsoft technologies. Collection includes: Windows 8.1, Windows 8, Windows 7, Office 2013, Office 365,...

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DISCOVER UNIX / LINUX SERVERS IN SCOM

Posted by on Jul 21, 2016 in SCOM 2012

DISCOVER UNIX / LINUX SERVERS IN SCOM

Hello! Today I will show you how to discover UNIX / Linux server in SCOM and fix the most common error we face while discovery or managing the server. First things first…. we need to make sure the version of UNIX / Linux server we are going to manager is supported by SCOM. You can get the list of supported UNIX / Linux OS version in SCOM from below URL:...

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