Bug with Deploying MOM 2005 Hotfix KB 934441

I just confirmed with Microsoft support that there is a bug inside the Hotfix for KB 934441. (http://support.microsoft.com/kb/934441) After you install the hotfix on the MOM server and then try to deploy it out to the MOM agents using Pending Actions inside the Administrator console the install fails. Microsoft is working on a fix and should have it out within a month. In the meantime there are 2 workarounds.

1.) Manually install the update on each of the agents.

2.) Uninstall and then re-install all of your agents.

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Microsoft Acquires Engyro Corporation

“CINCINNATI, Ohio – June 4, 2007 – This week, Microsoft has acquired Engyro Corporation, a successful partner company who provides software solutions that help organizations integrate, consolidate and simplify their IT operations, extending the enterprise interoperability of System Center Operations Manager 2007 with other enterprise management systems. This alliance will further Microsoft’s commitment to its customers’ longer term need for interoperable enterprise solutions and further the System Center family of solutions including Operations Manager and System Center Service Manager when it is released.”

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OpsMgr 2007 MOM 2005 Backward Compatibility MP Update

Updated MOM 2005 Backwards Compatibility MP (6.0.5000.1) and System Center Internal Library MP (6.0.5000.1).

Update to address fixes and enhancements:

– New Backward Compatibility Threshold monitoring type using in Converted MOM 2005 MPs which exposes Threshold values as overrides.

– Fixes to the Backward Compatibility Cluster discovery to address problem with converted MPs that monitor clustered ApplicationsInstallation: After unpacking of the MSI files import the following MP files:Folder (default): %ProgramFiles%\System Center Management Packs- System.Mom.BackwardCompatibility.Library.mp

– Microsoft.SystemCenter.Internal.mp The MP will replace the existing version of the files

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