System Center Operations Manager

Tasty Treats for System Center Operations Manager (by Tyson Paul)

How to Analyze a SCOM Property Bag

From time to time I find myself writing PowerShell scripts for custom workflows: discoveries, rules, monitors, tasks, etc. Often times the project at hand requires a property bag full of juicy data to be used in the workflow. There are a handful of other blogs that describe what a property bag is but here I’ll… Read more

SCOMHelper PowerShell Module – A SCOM Admin’s Best Friend

*Note: after today (2019/06/19) I will no longer have access to update this blog. Check the PowerShell gallery (PSGallery) for updates. (installation instructions at bottom) There are a number of cool scripts that I’ve collected, borrowed, and written in my travels as a SCOM field engineer and PowerShell enthusiast. I decided to put them all… Read more

Class Viewer: An Easy Way to View Class Hierarchy and Hosting Relationships in the Operations Manager Console

Up until now there has been no easy way to get a good, visual perspective on the classes and hosting relationships that exist in your SCOM management group. I introduce ClassViewer; a script that will add a Web Page view into your Monitoring workspace so that you can see all classes in your management group… Read more