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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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Check if Specific Hotfix installed on a Collection – SCCM

Posted by on Aug 11, 2017 in SCCM, SQL

Check if Specific Hotfix installed on a Collection – SCCM

Recently we got a request from our Platform Team whether we can fetch any report from System Center Configuration Manager to check if specific Hotfixes installed on all the servers managed by them. After further discussion, we got to know that they wanted to check all the systems that miss the WannaCry related hotfixes. Let’s create the report using Microsoft SQL Server Report Builder. Before...

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SCOM Assessment through Operations Management Suite (OMS)

Posted by on Jul 25, 2017 in SCOM, SCOM 2012, SCOM 2016

SCOM Assessment through Operations Management Suite (OMS)

If we talk about one of the key concerns of a SCOM Administrator, it’s the health of Operations Manager environment. The SCOM environment should be up to date, healthy and super green. Microsoft has released the System Center Operations Manager Assessment solution that assesses the risk and health of your System Center Operations Manager Server environments. This solution is Free and available...

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Build SCCM Report to check Installed Hotfixes on a System

Posted by on Jul 11, 2017 in SCCM, SQL

Build SCCM Report to check Installed Hotfixes on a System

Recently after couple of Ransomware attacks, we have got a requirement from our Server Operations team whether they can get a report wherein they can get a list of installed Hotfixes on a system. There are sites which provides the PowerShell scripts to check this information, however they wanted us to author a report in SCCM through which they can get list of installed Hotfixes on a system. So,...

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