System Center Operations Manager 2012 and monitoring VMware [#SCOM] Q&A

The following are the two topics which were discussed for additional links from a Q&A session on 3/8:   Question: “How do we simulate network devices in OpsMgr 2012” Answer: Try using the Jalasoft network device simulator: http://blogs.technet.com/b/kevinholman/archive/2012/02/17/test-demo-opsmgr-2012-network-monitoring-with-jalasoft-s-network-device-simulator.aspx Question: “Where do I go find answer to System Center 2012 licensing?” Answer: System Center licensing FAQ:…

grants management dynamics CRM

Why does my diagram view split into healthy, warning and critical? Controlling the behavior of a diagram view and virtual grouping in OpsMgr 2007 R2 and 2012 [#SCOM]

Since I started working with Operations Manager 2007 and Distributed Applications (DA) I’ve run across situations where when I was creating a diagram view (usually for a DA) if I had more than eight objects at a layer it would group them as healthy, warning and critical. Unfortunately, this isn’t a very intuitive view to…