Monthly Archives: September 2007

OpsMgr by Example: The Dell Management Pack

This blog entry is the next in a series of Operations Manager-related items which review the steps performed to install, configure and tune management packs in real-world environments. The Dell management pack guide is part of the Dell Management Pack … Continue reading

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OpsMgr by Example: Tuning Management Packs

Philosophy Deploying management packs involves planning, evaluating in a test environment, and finally importing the management pack along with any changes from test to your production environment. You also will want to decide which management packs you want to deploy, … Continue reading

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OpsMgr 2007 Resource Kit: The Vista gadget bar

(This article was contributed by our co-author on the Operations Manager 2007 Unleashed book, John Joyner.) Last week, Microsoft released the OpsMgr 2007 resource kit. It includes a Vista gadget bar. If you run Vista, you can attach a Vista … Continue reading

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OpsMgr by Example: The Exchange 2007 Management Pack

This blog entry continues our series of Operations Manager-related items that review the steps performed to install, configure and tune management packs in real-world environments. Since┬áthere is not currently an Exchange 2007 management pack for Operations Manager 2007 (but there … Continue reading

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OpsMgr by Example: The Jalasoft Management Pack

This blog entry is the next in a series of Operations Manager-related items which review the steps performed to install, configure and tune management packs in real-world environments. What is Jalasoft and why would people want to deploy it with … Continue reading

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Moving the Data Warehouse database to another server

Background: we decided to take a "simpler approach" than we did with moving the Operations Database. Moving that database included registry hacks and security changes. For moving the the Data Warehouse database, we wanted to be┬ámore straightforward – uninstall the … Continue reading

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