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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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Operations Manager Basic Concepts

Posted by on May 10, 2017 in SCOM, SCOM 2012, SCOM 2016

Operations Manager Basic Concepts

Applies To: System Center Operations Manager 2012, 2016. Whenever I meet people working on Non-Microsoft tools or domain, they ask me what exactly this System Center Operations Manager all about. I do explain them about this awesome tool and how it can help them in their environment. I know there’s huge number of articles available on Internet about the functionality and capabilities of...

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SCOM showing IP Address instead of Network Device Name (FQDN)

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

SCOM showing IP Address instead of Network Device Name (FQDN)

In my previous article Configure and Monitor Network Devices in SCOM I described how to discover a Network Device in SCOM however I got questions from the team working here Why the SCOM is showing only IP Address of the monitored device instead of Device Name in console. It was not only the SCOM console where Network Device name was not visible but the alert notification and the alerts (being...

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Configure and Monitor AudioCodes Gateway in SCOM

Posted by on Apr 7, 2017 in SCOM, SCOM 2012, SCOM 2016

Configure and Monitor AudioCodes Gateway in SCOM

Recently our Skype for Business project team contacted us to inform that they are going to deploy few AudioCodes Gateways in their SFB environment. AudioCodes is a VoIP technology market leader focused on converged VoIP & data communications and its products are certified with Microsoft. They wanted to get the monitoring done for those Audio Codes devices though SCOM. So, we contacted...

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Configure and Monitor Network Devices in SCOM

Posted by on Apr 7, 2017 in SCOM, SCOM 2012, SCOM 2016

Configure and Monitor Network Devices in SCOM

If we talk about Operations Manager capabilities to monitor Network devices, it can monitor physical network routers and switches, including the interfaces and ports on those devices, and the virtual local area networks (VLANs) and Hot Standby Router Protocol (HSRP) groups that they participate in, as well as firewalls and load balancers. Operations Manager can show you how your network is...

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Bulk Modify Explicit Group Membership through PowerShell – SCOM

Posted by on Mar 28, 2017 in PowerShell, SCOM, SCOM 2012, SCOM 2016

Bulk Modify Explicit Group Membership through PowerShell – SCOM

We were working with one of our clients wherein we migrated their server and application monitoring to Operations Manager 2016. They had a huge number of servers and manually adding the servers in Group would be a tedious task as it consumes a lot of time. So, we planned to add those servers in Group through PowerShell so we can save some time and avoid any error. There’s a wonderful Blog...

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