Author Archives: Danny McDermott

Workaround for when the System Center Management service stops responding after an instance of SQL Server goes offline

For any instances of SCOM 2012 SP1, I would suggest implementing the workaround in the article  to ensure that management servers will resume communication with the databases as soon as possible, without intervention. http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2913046 As suggested in the article, proceed … Continue reading

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SCOM 2007 R2 CU7

Microsoft have released CU7 for SCOM 2007 R2 http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2783850 I notice that included in the bundle are “several” security fixes.  I believe the only security fix is to resolve a XSS vulnerability in the Web Console that could lead to … Continue reading

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Using Report Builder to create new Reports in SCOM 2012

As anyone who has clicked the link in the Reporting view in the Operations Manager Console to author reports via the Report Builder will know, the required models are not available within the tool to get you started. Details on … Continue reading

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