MMS 2011: Operations Manager Evolution-Using the Service Manager Dashboard to display Operations Manager Dashboards in #SharePoint (#SCOM)

For those OpsMgr administrators out there this won’t be a surprise – Operations Manager has no prebuilt dashboard product. Unlike both Configuration Manager and Service Manager. For a good overview of dashboard options available for Operations Manager check out the Windows IT Pro article “Operations Manager Dashboards”. While OpsMgr 2012 will have built-in dashboard functionality…

QuickTricks: Where does the operations manager console store its cache? (#SCOM)

The file the OpsMgr console is using as it’s cache is called momcache.mdb. It is stored in a user specific folder: c:\users\<profile>\appdata\local\microsoft\microsoft.mom.ui.console\ or %LocalAppData%\Microsoft\microsoft.mom.ui.console\ Good reference on this file (and redirecting it):  http://thoughtsonopsmgr.blogspot.com/2009/09/redirecting-mom-cache-file-momcachemdb.html

Why Hyper-V for VDI whitepaper

Download the whitepaper here. Brief Description This whitepaper demonstrates why organizations should choose Microsoft® Hyper-V™ as their hypervisor when designing and implementing a Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI) solution. Overview Choosing a hypervisor for deploying a VDI solution involves a number of important considerations, each of which can be fulfilled by using Microsoft’s Hyper-V 2008 R2…