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The Cloud Backup Management Pack

by John Joyner Microsoft has released a simple management pack for Windows Server Backup, available at http://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/details.aspx?id=36390. However, if you are using the Windows Server Backup to Azure service, also known as Cloud Backup, you will discover an official management … Continue reading

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System Center 2012 Operations Manager Unleashed now available on Kindle

That’s right, paperback availability is right around the corner, and you can get System Center 2012 Operations Manager Unleashed now on Kindle! See http://www.amazon.com/System-Operations-Manager-Unleashed-ebook/dp/B00BJ65JX2/. You can also get it in other electronic formats – EPUB, MOBI, and PDF – through … Continue reading

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System Center 2012 Operations Manager Unleashed is on its way!

A previous posting on this blog in November 2012 https://opsmgrunleashed.wordpress.com/2012/11/10/system-center-2012-operations-manager-unleashedpublication-update/) stated that the book would be available in late February. And that is still the case! The book  – which looks like it will be 1380 pages without counting the … Continue reading

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System Center 2012 Operations Manager Unleashed–Publication Update

The title of this posting pretty much says it all – many of you have been asking “where is the book?” We just received information from our publisher that the book is planned to be available by the end of … Continue reading

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Free OpsMgr 2012 Virtual Machine Manager Dashboards from the OpsMgr Unleashed team (#SCOM)

The System Center Operations Manager Unleashed team is offering a free pack of dashboards designed to provide information for System Center 2012 Virtual Machine Manager hosts and guests. Here are the dashboards included in the management pack, discussed in Chapter … Continue reading

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About that email from Amazon regarding OpsMgr 2012 Unleashed

Those of you who preordered System Center Operations Center 2012 Unleashed may have recently received an email from Amazon saying that the release date has changed to November 14-16, 2012. Here’s some background: The previous July date was a suggested … Continue reading

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Cross Platform Discovery Settings

The OpsMgr Unleashed authors would like to thank Scott Weisler for this content and giving us the opportunity to post it. C. Scott Weisler is a consultant specializing in Microsoft System Center, virtualization, and storage technologies.  Scott is a multi-platform … Continue reading

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