Usage DeleteSCOMAgents.ps1 -MSServer "zOM01.scom2k12.com" -AgentComputerName "xSP01.scom2k12.com", "xDV02.scom2k12.com" Download Script: Link Script: Param( [string[]]$AgentComputerName, [string]$MSServer ) [System.Reflection.Assembly]::Load("Microsoft.EnterpriseManagement.Core, Version=7.0.5000.0, Culture=neutral, PublicKeyToken=31bf3856ad364e35") [System.Reflection.Assembly]::Load("Microsoft.EnterpriseManagement.OperationsManager, Version=7.0.5000.0, Culture=neutral, PublicKeyToken=31bf3856ad364e35") function New-Collection ( [type] $type ) { $typeAssemblyName = $type.AssemblyQualifiedName; $collection = new-object "System.Collections.ObjectModel.Collection``1[[$typeAssemblyName]]"; return ,($collection); } […]
I re-build my laptop about every 3 to 4 months.  The old way was to Install Windows 10, then eventually install software I had missing as I needed it. I wasted lots of time searching for, downloading and installing the […]
New Features in Version 8 STOP Maintenance Early – Now if you have a maintenance window that is completed early.  You can stop the job early by going to the manage page and clicking the Stop Maintenance Mode button. NETBIOS Windows computers fixed – Fixed […]
How so Schedule Clusters for Maintenance Mode Go to the Class Page Under Class type in Windows Cluster   Select the cluster you want to schedule for Maintenance Mode.  In this case I select clus1   Set your Start Time, End Time […]
Users closing monitor based alerts creates chaos in a SCOM environment.  The SCOM Monitor Reset app keeps your alerts in sync.  Now users can close any alert and know that if the problem still exists they will get re-alerted automatically. […]
One of my customers was experiencing lots of growth in their OperationsManager DB. They monitor hundreds of SQL servers. I had a look into their Top Tables using Kevin Holman’s Large table query. http://bit.ly/1REx9Os Things looked pretty normal where Performance tables […]
New Features in Version 7.2 Intelligent Maintenance Mode Bug Fix – Fixed bug where total minutes was being incorrectly calculated for Intelligent Maintenance Mode   [button link=”https://www.scom2k7.com/downloads/SCOM2012MMSchedulerV8.zip” style=”download”]Download Now[/button]
New Features in Version 7 CSV Server Import – Now you can schedule a list of Windows or Unix computers for Maintenance Mode using a CSV (Comma Separated Values) file. Intelligent Maintenance Mode – Before a computer or object is […]
Customer was asking why they were not getting alerts for SQL Agent Job failures.  They had enabled individual SQL Agent Job Discoveries that is talked about in Kevin’s post. By default the Last Run Status monitor does not alert.  So they created an […]
Today it was officially announced that Microsoft has acquired BlueStripe software, which has been a key partner for Operations Manager and Azure for monitoring application performance and availability of distributed business applications seamlessly and comprehensively. You can read more of the […]