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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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Creating a SCOM instance in C#

This post is more as a not to self: How to create a SCOM (SDK) instance for a custom Management Pack in C#:   http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/hh964567.aspx   EnterpriseManagementGroup mg = new EnterpriseManagementGroup(“localhost”); ManagementPack mp = mg.GetManagementPack(“RePackaging.Library”, null, new Version()); ManagementPackClass requestClass = … Continue reading

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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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Creating a Powershell Discovery and Monitor

A while ago I was asked by a client how to author management packs with Powershell monitors and discoveries. It is actually not too hard to do, but the steps are quite lengthy…. In the Authoring Console click the New… … Continue reading

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MyExampleApp – Creating a Basic Service Monitor (Part2)

This video will show you how to create a Basic Service Monitor with the System Center Operations Manager 2007 Authoring Console. A more in-depth description of the basic service monitor can be found here on Kevin Holman’s System Center Blog.

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