How to get OMS alerts in SCOM

June 27th, 2017 by

  During recent events and customer contacts I got a lot of question regarding integrating SCOM with OMS. Also recently with my webinar with Savision it popped up several times. This question actually makes sense because SCOM has already a lot investments in it + is mostly the start of your ITIL process… But how …

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SCOM 2016: Import management packs install button grayed out

March 20th, 2017 by

  During one of my installations of SCOM 2016 I came across “a first” for me which I would love to share. Apparently the default behavior has changed when importing Management packs in SCOM 2016 which are already in the management group. In SCOM 2012R2 it was possible to just import the management pack over …

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OMS: Getting the most out of OMS security features

February 24th, 2017 by

  Yesterday I hosted a workshop at Microsoft Belux about OMS security and compliancy features built-in in the OMS suite. It’s always nice to talk people through the different things which are included + give tips and tricks based on their questions. As a lot of questions are returning I decided to bundle them in …

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Speaking @ ITPROCEED 14/06/2016 in Mechelen

May 25th, 2016 by

  It’s that time of the year again! Everyone is waiting for the summer to hit Belgium (I heard it will happen on a Wednesday this year!). Have some time and relax… BUT… Not before we go out with a bang at ITPROceed! This is THE not to miss event in Belgium focusing on ITPRO’s. …

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When deploying Windows Server 2012R2 using an Configmgr OSD Task Sequence, additional disks will be offline when the Task Sequence completes

March 2nd, 2016 by

  When using a Configuration Manager OSD Task Sequence to deploy Windows Server 2012 or Windows Server 2012 R2 to a server (VM) that contains disks that are not local (such as SAN Disk), when the Task Sequence completes, the additional disks may not come online and may show as offline. Specifically in the Disk …

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OMS Webinar: Get insights in your big data 07/03/2016

February 26th, 2016 by

  On 07/03/2016 I’ll be hosting another webinar on the excellent Microsoft Belux platform. This webinar about OMS will focus on getting the insights you need from the big data which resides in your workspace. It’s basically a next step in your journey into a new way of creating your insights in your environment. This …

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SCU 2016: Prepare to have your mind blown!

December 24th, 2015 by

  I got the news that I have the privilege (that’s how I definitely see it) to speak once again at SystemCenterUniverse in Dallas on the 19th of January 2016. I consider this a huge privilege as I have a special relationship with this particular event. This is in fact where my wild journey through …

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Use OMS to calculate SCCM patch window

December 23rd, 2015 by

This blog post is part of the Coretech Global Xmas blogging marathon. To find all cool content please take a look at Recently I have been exploring OMS a lot and came across a cool user scenario which really showcases the benefits of having all data in one place. Using this big data to …

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