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Monitor Workgroup / cross-domain servers in SCOM

Posted by on Sep 28, 2017 in SCOM, SCOM 2012, SCOM 2016

Monitor Workgroup / cross-domain servers in SCOM

In my previous article, we have learnt how to install the Root CA and create SCOM certificate template so we can use them to discover and monitor Workgroup / cross-domain / DMZ servers in our SCOM environment using certificates. Today  I will show you how to generate and install the certificates using the SCOM certificate template so we can discover Workgroup / cross-domain / DMZ server in our...

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Installing the Root CA & Creating SCOM Certificate Template

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

Installing the Root CA & Creating SCOM Certificate Template

Recently we jumped into a situation wherein we did setup a SCOM 2016 infrastructure in an organization however we got request to monitor few Workgroup servers as well. System Center Operations Manager requires mutual authentication be performed between agents and management servers prior to the exchange of information between them. To secure the authentication process between the two, the...

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Install SQL Server 2016 for System Center Operations Manager 2016

Posted by on Sep 22, 2017 in SCOM, SCOM 2016, SQL

Install SQL Server 2016 for System Center Operations Manager 2016

If you are planning to perform System Center Operations Manager installation, the first thing which needs to be done before running the SCOM setup will be the SQL Server installation. Make sure you have installed the .NET Framework 3.5 before starting the SQL Server installation otherwise you will get the installation error. You can install .NET Framework 3.5 from Add Roles and...

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Install SCOM 2016 Step by Step

Posted by on Sep 21, 2017 in SCOM, SCOM 2016

Install SCOM 2016 Step by Step

Today we are going to install System Center Operations manager 2016 in our test environment. It will be a single server deployment with below configuration: Windows Server 2016 Standard Edition SQL Server 2016 Standard Edition You can refer Microsoft documentation System requirements for System Center 2016 – Operations Manager for SCOM 2016 supported configurations. If we talk about SCOM,...

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Fix – Error while accessing SCOM Application Advisor & Diagnostics console

Posted by on Sep 12, 2017 in SCOM, SCOM 2012, SCOM 2016

Fix – Error while accessing SCOM Application Advisor & Diagnostics console

Recently one of our clients enabled .NET application monitoring through their SCOM environment and configured it as per their requirement so they can get alerts for application down, application slowness, etc. After configuration, when they did the testing, they found that they are getting alerts for the application as expected however the Application Advisor/Diagnostics links provided under...

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