Category Archives: SCOM 2007 R2

Author Reports for SCOM part 1

Part 1: Create the report Part 1: Create the report Part 2: Design the report Part 3: Import the report into Operations Manager In this series of blog posts will demonstrate [..]

Authoring, Reports, SCOM 2007 R2, SCOM 2012

Extraction Rules in Web Application Transaction Monitoring

Extraction Rules can be useful when creating a synthetic transactions for a web request. If the page you need to monitor is using a unique session id that [..]

SCOM 2007 R2, SCOM 2012, Web Application Monitoring

Regular expression support in System Center Operations Manager

Microsoft has published a new KB describing the Regular expression support in System Center Operations Manager 2007 and 2012. In group calculation, PERL regular expression syntax is used [..]

Authoring, Knowledge Base, SCOM 2007 R2, SCOM 2012

Text log monitoring in Operations Manager part 2

Part 2: Log parser monitor Part 1: Built-in monitor Part 2: Log parser monitor In part 1 I showed how to use the built-in text log rule in the Authoring Console. [..]

Authoring, SCOM 2007 R2, SCOM 2012

Windows Server Print Server MP updated

The Windows Server Print server MP has been updated. Print servers running on Windows Server 2008 R2 and Windows Server 2012 is now supported. It can be used in [..]

Management Pack, SCOM 2007 R2, SCOM 2012

Author Process monitoring

In this post I will create a Process monitor in the Authoring Console. There are some pitfalls, for example the instance Count variable and to use lower-case in [..]

Authoring, SCOM 2007 R2

Text log monitoring in Operations Manager part 1

Part 1: Built-in monitor Part 1: Built-in monitor Part 2: Log parser monitor In these series of blog posts I will cover text log monitoring in SCOM. First [..]

Authoring, SCOM 2007 R2, SCOM 2012

Windows Server 2012 and IIS 8 MP

Last week some new MPs were released from Microsoft to support the new operating system Windows Server 2012 and some of its new Components. Base OS A new [..]

Management Pack, SCOM 2007 R2, SCOM 2012

VS Authoring Extensions and Visio MP Designer

Earlier this summer two tools for developing Management Packs in Operations Manager was released from Microsoft. Visual Studio Authoring Extensions Visual Studio Authoring Extensions or VSAE is a [..]

Authoring, SCOM 2007 R2, SCOM 2012

Check folder with custom script Monitor

In this example I will use a VB script to run the file/folder check against a server. If there are files that are older than 15 minutes the [..]

Custom monitor, SCOM 2007 R2