Hello Everyone, Just a quick tip, I was having issues at a customer where every night during backup, the resource pools would become unavailable. When this occurs, your distributed applications and other agentless managed objects will become red/grey depending on the health rollup. This was very annoying, because it made the people in the control … Continue reading Quick Tip: SCOM Resource Pool failures due to backups.
Send SCOM alerts to Slack
Hello Everyone, This post will be about how you can send alerts from SCOM to a Slack channel. I used a powershell module which you can find on this blog post. Slack is a free tool that offers real-time messaging, archiving and search for modern teams. It also has premium paid features, but to send SCOM … Continue reading Send SCOM alerts to Slack
Integrate external website monitoring with SCOM & UptimeRobot
Hello Everyone, Today I want to talk about a little management pack I made together with the help of Martin Erhnst, who helped redesign the MP to work with the new API. Uptimerobot is a website that allows you to create up to 50 web checks for free. This includes TCP, Ping, HTTP checks. It … Continue reading Integrate external website monitoring with SCOM & UptimeRobot
Create 100’s of TCP monitors in minutes with SCOM.
Hello everyone, As you may or may not know, creating TCP monitors in SCOM through use of the template is a fairly time intensive task, especially if you have to create a ton of TCP monitors. Furthermore, templates are fine for smaller scale Operations Manager environments but tend to create a lot of unneccessary groups, … Continue reading Create 100’s of TCP monitors in minutes with SCOM.