Place a Server in Maintenance Mode in SCOM

Launch System Center operations Manager. On the left hand side click on “Windows Computers”. The computers will show on the right side. Step 1 -> Right Click on a server. Step 2 -> Click on “Maintenance Mode” and then click on “Start Maintenance Mode” Select where this is planned or Read more…

System Center Operations Manager 2012 R2 Installation with local SQL 2012

SCOM is quite a big installation and I thought I would put something together to help the community out, here is the guide: Active Directory Setup: Create the following accounts/Groups in Active Directory. DOMAINOMAction           (Action account) DOMAINOMData              (Data Access service account) DOMAINSQLUser              (SQL service account) DOMAINOMAdmins          (Operations Manager Administrators security group) Add the Read more…