Category Archives: Management Pack

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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JScript Discovery

The other day I got a email asking if I had some example code for discovering SCOM objects by using JScript. My first thought was that it shouldn’t be to hard, but after searching the internet there was next to … Continue reading

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Exporting sealed OM2012 Management Packs to XML

In Operations Manager 2012 it is super easy to export your sealed Management Packs to xml format. Just fire up the Operations Manager Shell and use the following command: Get-SCManagementPack | Export-SCManagementPack -Path “C:\ExportMP” Thats all 🙂

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MP Authoring video’s on TechNet

While browsing I ran into the following video’s on management pack authoring by microsoft: Operations Manager 2007 Discovery Series – Video 2: Registry Discoveries Operations Manager 2007 Discovery Series – Video 3: WMI Discoveries Operations Manager 2007 Discovery Series – … Continue reading

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