Monthly Archives: October 2008

Gartner Reports on OpsMgr 2007 Progress

Dave Berkowitz gives us a link to a Gartner report on Operations Manager 2007 released earlier this month. You can view the report at http://mediaproducts.gartner.com/reprints/microsoft/vol10/article2and3/article2and3.html. Dave’s article is posted on the System Center Team blog at http://blogs.technet.com/systemcenter/archive/2008/10/09/gartner-reports-on-opsmgr-2007-progress.aspx. We like that … Continue reading

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A question from Andy Howell regarding Synthetic Transactions

The following message was posted as an email to this blog last Thursday: In Operations Manager 2007 Unleashed, you say that it is possible to create synthetic transactions using VBscript. You go on to work through a few examples of … Continue reading

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X-Plat: The OpsMgr Gateway to Linux in the Datacenter

At MMS 2008 last May, Microsoft announced their direction to use Operations Manager to manage non-Windows systems (for more information, see Kerrie’s articles “Of Flying Pigs” at http://www.networkworld.com/community/node/27600 and “The Dynamic Datacenter” at http://www.networkworld.com/community/node/27354). This article discusses our experiences testing … Continue reading

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