Adding Unix/Linux computers as CI’s in Service Manager (#SCOM, #SCSM, #SYSCTR)

During a recent conversation on Configuration Manager 2012 SP1 with Unix/Linux agents it was discussed that Unix/Linux agents cannot currently be added to Service Manager as Configuration Items (CI’s). That’s ok, we can use Operations Manager’s connector to create CI’s for Unix/Linux agents from Operations Manager. Here’s the steps required:   (1) Find out what…

System Center 2012 Operations Manager – Unleashed TODAY! (#SCOM, #SYSCTR)

According to our publisher System Center Operations Manager 2012 has released today! Check it out at: http://www.informit.com/store/system-center-2012-operations-manager-unleashed-9780672335914 or see Kerrie’s article at http://www.networkworld.com/community/node/82521. For those who have been waiting as long as I have I expect that we will see deliveries start from Amazon and other sources very soon! Please note that this includes SP1…

Weekly Exchange PowerShell Tip: Tracking Logs

​  Retrieve Message Tracking logs, sort by TotalBytes and save to txt file:     Get-MessageTrackingLog -EventId SEND -Start "9/1/2011 06:00:00" -End "9/1/2011 20:00:00" -resultsize unlimited | Sort-Object TotalBytes -Descending | FT Sender, MessageSubject, TotalBytes > C:\test.txt     Dump Message Tracking Results to CSV:   get-messagetrackinglog -MessageSubject "Test Message to Verify Tracking Details" -Start…