I’ve deployed Operations Manager Application Performance Monitoring (APM): Now What?: Summary for Geeks (#SYSCTR, #MMS2012, #MMSB310, #scom, #CatMMS)

Pete Zerger (Mr. SystemCenterCentral) and Alex Fedotyev (Contributor on the upcoming System Center Operations Manager 2012 Unleashed book and alpha-geek on AVIcode) presented on how to take .NET functionality in OpsMgr to the next level. Key Notes: The .NET monitoring functionality can gather performance, application failure, connectivity or security information from the application. Primary teams…

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Operations Manager and Orchestrator: Better Together: Summary for Geeks (#SYSCTR, #MMS2012, #MMSB305, #scorc, #scom, #CatMMS)

Brian Wren (Whom I will dub “the undisputed master of Management Pack authoring training at Microsoft”) presented an interesting session today on the types of interaction we can do between System Center Operations Manager and Orchestrator. The following is my summary from the session: Key Notes: Brian introduced the components of the Operations Manager IP…

MMS 2012–Birds of a Feather sessions: Self-Service Portal with Service Manager and Orchestrator (#SYSCTR, #MMS2012, #MMSBOF15) moderated by Chris Ross

Chris Ross from Catapult (recently named as a Cloud and Datacenter Management MVP, the force behind SCSM.US, and the SCSMUS user group) was asked to moderate a BOF session at MMS 2012. If you are at MMS this will be a great one to check out! Information is below: Title: Self-Service Portal with Service Manager…

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Installing the OpsMgr 2012 Agent on Windows Server 8 Beta–Update

In a previous blog post available at https://www.catapultsystems.com/cfuller/archive/2012/03/01/windows-server-8-beta-amp-operations-manager-2012-rc-[scom].aspx I ran into challenges with monitoring Windows Server 8 with OpsMgr 2012. As a reminder, this is not a supported configuration – this blog post is only to provide insights into how to test this functionality in a lab environment to see integration between Windows Server 8…

MMS 2012–Birds of a Feather sessions: New to Microsoft System Center 2012 (#SYSCTR, #MMS2012, #MMSBOF12, #MMSBOF13)

I just finalized on planning to moderate two sessions on “New to Microsoft System Center 2012” at MMS 2012.  With all of the new features coming to the System Center 2012 stack these should be great discussions! Abstract: “The long-awaited System Center 2012 product release is here! In this Birds-of-a-Feather discussion we will have an…