Monthly Archives: August 2007

OpsMgr by Example: The Secure Vantage Management Pack

This blog entry is the next in a series of Operations Manager-related items that review the steps performed to install, configure and tune management packs in real-world environments. Historically we have only discussed management packs from Microsoft, but beginning with … Continue reading

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More about moving the Operations Database

In a previous blog article, "Moving the Operations Database"  at http://ops-mgr.spaces.live.com/blog/cns!3D3B8489FCAA9B51!177.entry, we outlined the steps to move the Operations database from one database server to another. Matt Goedtel has noticed that there is some specific configuration information stored in the … Continue reading

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OpsMgr by Example: The IIS Management Pack

This blog entry is another in a series of Operations Manager related items that review the steps that we performed to install, configure and tune management packs in real-world environments. With this entry we focus on the IIS MP. Installation: … Continue reading

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OpsMgr integration with a new System Center product: Virtual Machine Manager

Microsoft System Center Virtual Machine Manager (VMM) beta 2 is now available. This is a new product, and offers opportunities for integration with OpsMgr. What’s new: VMM is a “master” VM host manager that looks at all the VM hosts … Continue reading

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OpsMgr by Example: The SQL Management Pack

This blog entry is another in a series of Operations Manager related items that review the steps that we performed to install, configure and tune management packs in real-world environments. This entry focuses on the SQL MP. Installation: Download the … Continue reading

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OpsMgr by Example: The Exchange Management Pack

This blog entry is the next in a series of Operations Manager-related items that review the steps performed to install, configure and tune management packs in real-world environments. Installation: Download the Exchange 2003 Management Pack (http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?FamilyId=9FF454F4-6D34-4FB9-9E0B-F5B68C6EDC4F&displaylang=en), and the Exchange Management … Continue reading

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Moving the ACS Database to new Drives on the Same System

Is the ACS Database a little larger than you were expecting? You may decide you want to do move this database to another drive on the same server if you have a second disk drive with more space, or want … Continue reading

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