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Microsoft Israel’s Techdays summarizing

It’s not going to be a technical post.. just some “share moment” post from my experience 🙂 I had the honor to participate two conferences of Microsoft Techdays in Israel, the first one was about Orchestration with System Center Orchestrator – “The Orchestration Revolution” (4/3/13), me and my friend Tal Shaham (Microsoft IL) lectured about […]... Read More
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Remote incident management from your own Smartphone with Orchestrator and SCOM

The below solution is served to you as an overall idea. In the real-life solution I added more conditions and logic to the Runbooks, I hope you will find this idea useful for you. Let’s imagine a scenario; It’s Friday night, you dining in a nice restaurant… taking your first bite and then – you […]... Read More

SC 2012 SP1 Integartion Packs on SC 2012 Servers (not SP1)

I’ve upgraded customer’s Orchestrator to SP1… with the SP1 I also reinstalled the Integration Pack of Operations Manager to SP1 version. note: the customer’s Operations Manager is 2012 (without SP1). I’ve checked the integration pack (2012 SP1) on my Operations Manager (2012) and everything worked fine… not ! The Start\Stop Maintenance mode for example didn’t […]... Read More

My recently Hebrew posts…

It’s been a while since my last post here… I recently found myself writing some posts to Technet’s IL blog… So…for my Hebrew readers it will be helpful: IT Awards 2013 winning Orchestration Interview Operations Manager 2012 SP1 new APM features Orchestrator & Connectors within Operations Manager 2012 Operations Manager Dashboards Microsoft’s Private Cloud Vision […]... Read More
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SCOM 2012 APM “An unhandled exception has occurred” event 1309

Within System Center Operations Manager 2012’s Web Console installation, the setup installs Application Advisor and Application Diagnostic – both, Application Performance Monitoring (APM a.k.a AVICode) components. It’s all nice and good, but you may found yourself dealing with the below error while trying to access the Application Advisor and Application Diagnostic URLs: “We apologize for […]... Read More

HP’s Enclosures Management Pack (for 2007) with System Center Operations Manager 2012

– Quick Tip – That post going to be very stright forward without any screenshots (sorry… :)) When implementing HP Enclosures management pack, the HP Blade System Enclosure Monitor program won’t start without having the Trap Service. this could be a problem while OpsMgr 2012 can’t monitor its network devices while the SNMP Trap service is exists […]... Read More
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DupMyWorkspace Tool – Duplicate “My Workspace” to bulk users

Long time since I’v developed any useful tool which could help me in some of my daily work… well.. this tool is a result of costumer’s “just kidding” request. so… what the hell I’m talking about ?! I’m sure you knew before what is “My Workspace”… now, imagine yourself you could duplicate some customized “My […]... Read More
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Monitor VMWare ESX with SCOM & vCenter for free !

I’ll open with a statement: 3rd party VMWare management packs have their own benefits and you may find this post too light for your monitoring definition. monitoring ESX Servers could be done in few ways… all based syslog, snmp & DB querying because no agent is available… After short research I’ve found it very convenient […]... Read More