Author Archives: Vincent de Vries

About Vincent de Vries

A proud (to be called) geek that is specialized in Microsoft products but is an equal opportunist for other platforms like Linux. Currently interested in Machine Learning and in particular Neural Networks.

Monitoring OS X Mountain Lion (10.8) with OpsMgr 2012 R2

On  of the things I love to do in IT is connect systems that were not designed to communicate with each other. This is one of the reasons that I was pretty exited when introduced cross platform capabilities in OpsMgr. Because … Continue reading

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Part 3 – Apple OSX MP – Querying OMI with Powershell

In part 2 (Part 2 – Apple OSX MP -The compiling and installing of the OMI agent on your Mac) we got the OMI agent running on our Apple Mac and were able to query it with the OMI client. … Continue reading

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Part 2 – Apple OSX MP -The compiling and installing of the OMI agent on your Mac

After Xcode is installed we can now compile the OMI package, which can be downloaded here: OMI Source 1.0.7. You can also check for the latest version here:  https://collaboration.opengroup.org/omi/ If you downloaded the OMI Package on your MAC, double click the package … Continue reading

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Part 1 – Apple OSX MP – Configuring your Mac for OMI

So let’s get started! The first thing we need to do is getting our Apple Mac ready for compiling OMI. To compile OMI on a Mac demands some changes in some of the source files of the OMI package. At … Continue reading

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