In OpsMgr 2012 how can I determine what sealed management pack a view is stored in? (#SCOM, #PowerShell, #SYSCTR)

As part of authoring on the upcoming System Center 2012 Operations Manager Unleashed book, I was recently trying to track down where some dashboard views were stored. They are built into OpsMgr 2012 and appeared to have been part of a sealed management pack. They are in the Application Monitoring folder, “Applications” and in the…

Should I deploy UR2 to OpsMgr 2012 or wait on SP1? (#SCOM, #SYSCTR)

I had a client who is running OpsMgr 2012 and hasn’t applied an update rollup yet and they were asking if it makes sense to apply UR2 or to wait until SP1 is available. Relevant links: UR2 Download: http://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/details.aspx?id=30421 KB link: http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2706783 System Center 2012 SP1 – beta was just released on 9/10/12: http://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/details.aspx?id=34607 The…