Extending Active Directory Schema to Store Application Configuration (+PowerShell Examples)

These days I work together with many top-notch developers, dealing with very different projects, solutions and applications (not only with SCOM management packs :)). And what I like most of all about being in this very diverse community is the variety of questions whose folks bring onto the table. Here is the most recent one: […]
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SCOM Managed Module – Hidden Logics? Absolutely Not!

Today I had some time to look through some forum threads at System Center Central. One of discussions which captured my attention was about the bug in the discovery of SSRS Instances with underscore (_) in the instance name. I will not write anything about the bug itself, by the end of the day it was […]
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SCOM Subscription Issue – Notification Contains Indexed Placeholder Instead of Value in the AlertName

Yes, that’s a very long title, but it really describes the issue that was brought to the table last week. The original question was: All of the notification emails for these alerts only contained {2} for the Subject and Alert Name. That was something I haven’t heard before and I decided to do a quick […]
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SCOM Management Pack for Exchange 2013 – Top 6 Things I Like

It was about a week ago when Microsoft announced an update for the SCOM Management Pack for Exchange 2013. This Management Pack made some buzz, frankly speaking I haven’t seen anything like that since TechEd NA 2014. If you’re curious, take a look at some of the blog posts (link, link, link, link, link, link, […]
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