OpsMgr: An Inflating Event Data Set !? The Case of the Rogue Event Collection Workflow.

This post uses a case study to demonstrate how the Data Volume by Management Pack Report (DVMP Report) was utilized to identify the root cause of an inflating event data set that was occurring in a data warehouse database (DW DB) of an OpsMgr management group.   While reviewing the overall size and space usage… Read more

OpsMgr: Enabling a Linked Report for a Collection Rule Created with Silect MPAuthor SP4

Silect recently released MP Author SP4. This tool is targeted at the IT Pros and allows them to easily build completely new or even customize existing management packs for OpsMgr. In this post, I will demonstrate how a Performance Top Object Linked Report can be configured for the collection rule created with Silect MPAuthor SP4 and… Read more

OpsMgr: Restricting SSRS Report Access & Scope for a Custom User Role

In Operations Manager, a user role that is based on the Report Operator Profile grants members the ability to view reports according to the configured scope. Out of the box, a user role based on the Report Operator Profile is created during setup – Operations Manager Report Operators – with a global scope. Assigning a… Read more