Monthly Archives: July 2009

Excluding Development Servers from SQL Monitoring

The requirement was to prevent specific servers from being monitored by the SQL Server management pack. These were development servers where the DBAs weren’t concerned in what was going on in terms of SQL Server. Given there was a requirement … Continue reading

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MOM 2005 Unleashed – a nice review

If you haven’t migrated to OpsMgr 2007 yet, you may want to consider purchasing Microsoft Operations Manager 2005 Unleashed – there’s a very nice review at (The book can be ordered at

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