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SCCM Monitoring Scenarios in SCOM

Posted by on Jan 31, 2017 in SCCM, SCOM, SCOM 2012, SCOM 2016

SCCM Monitoring Scenarios in SCOM

Few weeks back we were informed that one of our clients are going to Insource their SCCM Infrastructe Operations and wants the monitoring to be configured through SCOM. They also wanted to know the monitoring scenarios which SCOM can cover for the System Center Configuration Manager so they can decide whether the monitoring needs to be done through their existing tool or SCOM. Believe me, if you...

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Monitor Windows Event ID in SCOM

Posted by on Jan 26, 2017 in SCOM, SCOM 2012, SCOM 2016

Monitor Windows Event ID in SCOM

Recently we got a request from our project team to monitor few custom applications wherein they wanted to monitor few Event IDs as well. Earlier they wanted the monitoring to be done through Nagios monitoring tool however when they came to know about other custom applications which are getting monitored in SCOM far better than any other tool, they changed their mind and requested to do the...

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Monitor Application Services through SCOM

Posted by on Jan 19, 2017 in SCOM, SCOM 2012, SCOM 2016

Monitor Application Services through SCOM

Recently we got a request to enable monitoring for all the VMWare AirWatch application services through SCOM as the team is unable to find any Management Pack for the VMWare AirWatch application. So we decided to monitor those services through Windows Service template in SCOM. Windows Service template is available out of the box in SCOM. The Windows Service template lets you find and monitor...

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SCOM Severity, Priority & Resolution State Values

Posted by on Jan 17, 2017 in SCOM, SCOM 2012, SCOM 2016

SCOM Severity, Priority & Resolution State Values

Last week our monitoring team got a request from the database admin to change a specific SQL DB alert priority from Medium to High. When they checked the alert override parameters, the Priority and Severity parameters were showing integer values however they were expecting the string like: Low, Medium, High. They were not aware of the mapping between string and integer and this information is...

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HTTP TO HTTPS URL REDIRECT – SCOM 2016

Posted by on Jan 17, 2017 in SCOM, SCOM 2012, SCOM 2016

HTTP TO HTTPS URL REDIRECT – SCOM 2016

In my previous article Configure SCOM Web URL to use HTTPS (SSL) only I covered how to configure SCOM Web URL to use SSL only. I got few questions from people, if there’s any possibility to redirect the HTTP URL to HTTPS as using HTTPS SCOM URL is altogether a new URL for them. Well, it’s a valid question and should be addressed. So I decided to give it a go through URL Rewrite tool. The same...

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