Author Archives: scomurr

Datazen – Lab Installation

Per my previous post, MS has acquired a BI solution capable of providing dashboards using many different types of data sources. From a System Center perspective, we have been waiting [..]

Presentation

Dashboards–MS Acquires BI Dashboard Solution

Dashboards!  Cloud ready, mobile ready and free for a bunch of customers.  Read more about it here: Microsoft acquires mobile business intelligence leader Datazen http://blogs.microsoft.com/blog/2015/04/14/microsoft-acquires-mobile-business-intelligence-leader-datazen/ As of today, [..]

Presentation, SC Operations Manager, SC Orchestrator, SC Service Manager

SCOM vNext CTP – Module Changes

I recently installed the CTP for Operations Manager that was released in October on MSDN.  Using the same method I used to scan the R2 product for changes, [..]

Management Packs, MP Authoring, SC Operations Manager, Uncategorized

SCOM 2012–Connect to the SDK from PowerShell in an MP

I’ve had a few different scenarios in the past where the need to connect to the SCOM SDK and retrieve data either as part of a monitor or [..]

Management Packs, MP Authoring, PowerShell, SC Operations Manager

SCOM 2012–Parameterizing Operators Within MP

In order to create a generic monitor type that is based off a PowerShell DS, you may need to parameterize not only the operators within expression filters but [..]

Management Packs, MP Authoring, SC Operations Manager, Uncategorized