Installing System Center 2016 Operations Manager Step by Step – Part 2

Part 2 – SQL 2016 Installation So far we know what the requirements are and have downloaded all installation media. There are two ways you can install the SQL Server, one using command line with configuration file or manually using GUI. Keep in mind that SQL Server Management Tools are installed separate and are not… Read More Installing System Center 2016 Operations Manager Step by Step – Part 2

Installing System Center 2016 Operations Manager Step by Step – Part 7

Part 7 – Installing Agents An Operations Manager agent is a service that is installed on a computer. The agent collects data, compares sampled data to predefined values, creates alerts, and runs responses. A management server receives and distributes configurations to agents on monitored computers. There are several methods you can use to install an Operations Manager… Read More Installing System Center 2016 Operations Manager Step by Step – Part 7

Installing System Center 2016 Operations Manager Step by Step – Part 6

Part 6 – Reporting Services Installation Install Reporting Services via Command line setup.exe /silent /install /components:OMReporting /ManagementServer:%FirstManagementServerName% /SRSInstance:%DWSqlServerInstance% /DataReaderUser:%DataReaderUser% /DataReaderPassword:%DataReaderPassword% /EnableErrorReporting:Never /SendODRReports:0 /SendCEIPReports:0 /UseMicrosoftUpdate:0 /AcceptEndUserLicenseAgreement:1 Install Reporting Services via GUI On the Operations Manager installation media, run Setup.exe, and then click Install On the Getting Started, Select features to install page, select the Reporting server feature. To read more about each feature… Read More Installing System Center 2016 Operations Manager Step by Step – Part 6

Installing System Center 2016 Operations Manager Step by Step – Part 1

The purpose of this post is to go through guided installation of Microsoft System Center 2016 Operations Manager with agent installation and management pack importing as well. As this is Microsoft product, I will be using Microsoft Documentation – https://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/system-center-docs/om/welcome-to-operations-manager Microsoft has put lot of emphasis on Enterprise based Monitoring solution for infrastructure resources. In Today’s… Read More Installing System Center 2016 Operations Manager Step by Step – Part 1

SOE – Windows Customization – Top 10 things using Powershell

SOE – Windows Desktop or Server Customization – Top 10 things to do using Powershell  Overview: Building a new server can be challenging, especially if you are looking to fully automate your installations. It not only helps you save time doing basic system admin tasks but also helps you maintain certain standards. Think of building… Read More SOE – Windows Customization – Top 10 things using Powershell