Monthly Archives: August 2008

Ops-Mgr blog with 200,000 Hits!?!?!

On August 28, this blog passed the 200,000 mark for page views since its creation! Thank you to everyone who has contributed to the blog via articles, comments, or questions. We are glad this blog serves a useful purpose :). … Continue reading

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OpsMgr by Example: Server 2008 POC – Part 5 (Reporting Server)

This is the final of a five part series discussing lessons learned through installing System Center Operations Manager onto a fully Windows 2008 environment (DC, RMS, SQL, and Reporting servers). You can see previous posts in this series at: https://opsmgrunleashed.wordpress.com/2008/08/13/opsmgr-by-example-server-2008-poc-%e2%80%93-part-1-domain-controller/ Continue reading

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OpsMgr by Example: Server 2008 POC – Part 4 (Data Warehouse Server)

This is the fourth of a five part series discussing lessons learned through installing System Center Operations Manager onto a fully Windows 2008 environment (DC, RMS, SQL, and Reporting servers). You can see previous posts in this series at: https://opsmgrunleashed.wordpress.com/2008/08/13/opsmgr-by-example-server-2008-poc-%e2%80%93-part-1-domain-controller/ Continue reading

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Exchange 2003 Management Pack for OpsMgr 2007, version 6.0.6387.0

In June 2007, we posted OpsMgr by Example: Configuring Baselines (http://ops-mgr.spaces.live.com/blog/cns!3D3B8489FCAA9B51!183.entry), which discussed working with the baselines in the Exchange 2003 management pack for OpsMgr 2007. Microsoft released the most recent update to the Exchange 2003 management pack 8/21/08, available … Continue reading

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OpsMgr by Example: Server 2008 POC – Part 3 (Root Management Server)

This is the third of a five part series discussing lessons learned through installing System Center Operations Manager onto a fully Windows 2008 environment (DC, RMS, SQL, and Reporting servers). In this post, we will install and configure the Operations … Continue reading

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OpsMgr 2007 – Its all about uptime

A while back, Kerrie wrote a post about downtime and managing IT Operations at http://www.networkworld.com/community/node/20187. As a follow-up to that, she just participated in a blog interview with StackSafe about IT Operations and how Operations Manager can help you in … Continue reading

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OpsMgr by Example: Server 2008 POC – Part 2 (Database Server)

This is the second of a five part series discussing lessons learned when installing System Center Operations Manager onto a fully Windows 2008 environment (DC, RMS, SQL, and Reporting servers). Since we now have a functional Windows 2008 domain controller … Continue reading

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