Monthly Archives: March 2015

Configuring an External watcher node for Lync 2013 and SCOM

Summary Recently, I’ve been asked to configure an external Lync watcher node. The documentation doesn’t do a good, IMHO, in describing such a scenario in detail and doesn’t comment on…

Configuring the SCSM 2012 Management Pack

It may sound silly, but this MP requires a bit of configuration to work properly. Let’s go for the steps:   0. Make sure your SCSM server is added to…

SCSM Dashboard

Since Service Manager lacks a native capability to create dashboards, like OpsMgr does, one often uses the Data Warehouse capabilities to provide relatively recent information, mainly to manager and director…

A Simple File Share monitoring MP

Recently had a request to implement a simple solution to monitor a path in the network. There are some MPs around, but we had issues with them, so, we needed…