Another handy script from Kevin Holman to document your SCOM RunAs Account and associated Profiles and export them to a CSV file.
Get it here
for a sample and the original article go here
An updated management pack has been released for Microsoft Azure Stack, version 184.108.40.206 is available here.
Azure Stack is an extension of Azure, bringing the agility and fast-paced innovation of cloud computing to on-premises environments. Only Azure Stack lets you deliver Azure services from your organization’s datacenter, while balancing the right amount of flexibility and control—for truly-consistent hybrid cloud deployments.
New in this version:
Something that I find is often missed with a SCOM deployment is putting in place the recommended AV exclusions. Not having these in place can cause issues in your environment.
Note: Paths are examples, amend drive letter as required for your environment.
The following directory-specific exclusions for Operations Manager include real-time scans, scheduled scans and local scans. The directories that are listed here are default application directories so you may have to modify these paths based on your specific environment. Only the following Operations Manager related directories should be excluded.
Important When a directory that is to be excluded has a directory name greater than 8 characters long, add both the short and long directory names of the directory to the exclusion list. These names are required by some AV programs to traverse the subdirectories.
SCOM Management Servers
C:\Program Files\Microsoft System Center 2016\Operations Manager\Server\Health Service State
C:\Program Files\Microsoft Monitoring Agent\Agent\Health Service State
SCOM SQL Servers
These will include the locations for your SCOM databases and log files as well as you SQL master and tempdb
C:\Program Files\Microsoft SQL Server\MSSQL.1\MSSQL\Data
C:\Program Files\Microsoft SQL Server\MSSQL.1\MSSQL\Log
SCOM Management Servers / Agent machines
SCOM SQL Servers
This is a summary of the wave of Management Packs that were released in June 2017. Information and download location in the links provided:
Windows Server DNS v10.0.6.4 – here
If you know of any other Management Packs that have been released recently that I may have missed leave me a note in the comments and I’ll add them