Does-It-Work-In-OM12? Green Machine (#SCOM, #SYSCTR)

Topic: Green Machine and Green Machine management pack Download location: Green Machine and Green Machine Management Pack Issues: None identified Notes: I’ve tested it and it works find in Operations Manager 2012. This may be able to be replaced with PowerShell scripts as discussed at: http://www.blogmynog.com/2010/12/08/resetting-logical-disk-fragementation-monitor-via-powershell/  and an updated version of the scripts for OpsMgr…

OpenDNS Users beware

Users of the popular OpenDNS service will have a shock tomorrow (6/15/2012) when the web filtering service will no longer blocks malicious sites or adult content for free. Users received emails like the one below stating that if they did not upgrade to the Enterprise edition, they would receive only regular DNS recursion lookups without…

Minor issue with the SC2012_OpsMgr_Deployment document (#SCOM, #SYSCTR)

Paul Johnson tracked down an issue with the current Operations Manager documentation which needed a minor update. Microsoft has been made aware of the recommended alteration below, but I am blogging it in case others run across this reference and are looking for clarification. The document referenced below is available at: http://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/details.aspx?id=29256  Original text: Although…

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SCOM 2012 – Operations Manager Console will not Initialize

  Issue ·         Installed Ops Console using OMCONSOLE.MSI, without prerequisites installed correctly. a.       Unable to load SCOM Console b.      Unable to repair SCOM Console Workaround 1.       Remove the Operations Manager Console and reboot 2.       Ensure Report Viewer controls is installed along with all other prerequisites 3.       Reinstall SCOM Console using Setup.exe or the MSI from the SCOM Installation source…