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List of SCOM Management Servers and Agents

Posted by on Aug 17, 2016 in PowerShell, SCOM 2012, SQL

List of SCOM Management Servers and Agents

Many a time our management asks me to send the list of all SCOM Management Servers and Agents so they can showcase the numbers in their presentations. Obviously it’s not a rocket science to get the list of Agents and Management Servers in SCOM environment. Anyone having administrative access on SCOM environment can get the list. You can fetch the list of all your Management Servers and Agents...

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Monitor SQL Server Index Fragmentation in SCOM

Posted by on Aug 7, 2016 in PowerShell, SCOM 2012, SQL

Monitor SQL Server Index Fragmentation in SCOM

Last week I got an urgent requirement from our Database Admin team to monitor and generate alert for their servers if the database average fragmentation in percent exceeds 70 and the Page Count is more than 500. By default, SQL DB fragmentation monitoring is not available in SCOM. I decided to trigger a PowerShell script which will fetch the Database average fragmentation result output and place...

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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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HOW TO BACKUP SCOM MANAGEMENT PACKS

Posted by on Jun 23, 2016 in PowerShell, SCOM 2012

HOW TO BACKUP SCOM MANAGEMENT PACKS

As a SCOM Administrator, we perform many day to day tasks to keep our SCOM environment up and running and one of the important tasks for an administrator is to take backup of SCOM Management Packs. It’s advised by product group to take weekly backup of your unsealed Management Packs. It’s just to make sure we don’t lose the customizations we made with Rules, Monitors, views, etc. in our SCOM...

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