OMS Dashboard Extension for the Upgrade Helper MP for SCOM 2012 R2 to 2016

The Upgrade Helper For SCOM 2012 R2 to 2016 Dashboard extends the new Upgrade Helper Management Pack to Operations Management Suite (OMS). It provides a summary view of the overall upgrade state of a System Center Operations Manager Management Group moving from 2012 R2 to 2016, and is accessible through the OMS Portal.                The Upgrade… Read more

Keep Track of the SCOM 2016 Upgrade Process with the Upgrade Helper

This post demonstrates how the Sample Upgrade Helper Management Pack for SCOM 2012 R2 to 2016 can be used to keep track of the upgrade process of a System Center 2012 R2 Operations Manager Distributed Management Group to 2016. This sample MP can be downloaded from the TechNet Gallery.In this example, the Management Server hosting… Read more

Introducing the New Upgrade Helper MP for SCOM 2012 R2 to 2016

System Center 2016 was recently launched at the MS Ignite 2016 Event in Atlanta (here is the announcement). Before general availability (GA), the release-to manufacturing (RTM) bits can be downloaded from the TechNet Evaluation Center and tested for an evaluation period of 180 days. To help guide and demonstrate the upgrade process from System Center… Read more

OpsMgr: SUHMP2012R2 – Upgrading a Distributed Management Group from 2012 SP1 to 2012 R2 – Scenario 2

This post demonstrates how the Sample Upgrade Helper MP for Operations Manager 2012 SP1 –> 2012 R2, was used when upgrading an Operations Manager 2012 SP1 Distributed Management Group to 2012 R2, from a non-RMS Emulator Management Server instead,  in a lab environment (the sample MP can be downloaded from the TechNet Gallery). For all… Read more

OpsMgr: SUHMP2012R2 – Upgrading a Distributed Management Group from 2012 SP1 to 2012 R2 – Scenario 1

This post demonstrates how the Sample Upgrade Helper MP for Operations Manager 2012 SP1 –> 2012 R2, was used when upgrading an Operations Manager 2012 SP1 Distributed Management Group to 2012 R2 in a lab environment (the sample MP can be downloaded from the TechNet Gallery). For all Information on Upgrading System Center 2012 SP1… Read more

OpsMgr: SUHMP2012R2 – Upgrading a Single Server Management Group from 2012 SP1 to 2012 R2

This post demonstrates how the Sample Upgrade Helper MP for Operations Manager 2012 SP1 –> 2012 R2, was used when upgrading an Operations Manager 2012 SP1 Single Server Management Group to 2012 R2 in a lab environment (the sample MP can be downloaded from the TechNet Gallery). For all Information on Upgrading System Center 2012… Read more

OpsMgr: Sample Upgrade Helper MP for 2012 SP1 to 2012 R2 (SUHMP2012R2)

As System Center 2012 R2 has reached General Availability (GA), I have expanded on the idea of the Upgrade Helper MP for Operations Manager 2007 R2 to 2012 RTM, and have put together a new Sample Upgrade Helper MP for Operations Manager 2012 SP1 –> 2012 R2 (can now be downloaded from the TechNet Gallery)…. Read more