MMS 2011: Operations Manager Evolution-Creating a Custom Synthetic Transaction in System Center Operations Manager 2007 (#SCOM)

As part of the Operations Manager Evolution presentation at MMS this year (BB37), we created a custom synthetic transaction which determined health based upon events logged on a computer running the Operations Manager agent. Initially these were created as a monitor on the agent but the result was an impact on the health of the…

AVIcode Installation Error (#SCOM)

I have now seen or heard of this particular error when installing AVIcode from three different sources so I figured it’s time to put it out there in case others run into this. The installation of AVIcode goes smooth, but when attempting to open any of the websites from the Intercept web page the following…

Question from #MMS2011: Operations Manager Evolution – Order of execution for diagnostics and recoveries (#SCOM)

During Q&A after my Operations Manager Evolution session (BB37) several interesting questions were posed when I hope to respond to over the next several weeks. The question asked (paraphrased below) is: “Can I set the order of execution for diagnostics and recoveries in Operations Manager?" A couple of technical notes on this first: “Diagnostics and…