In huge System Center Orchestrator Environments, it is usual to make a lot of Sub Runbooks, that will be called by more than one Parent Runbook. For Example, you build a Runbook to add a User in a Group. This Runbook will definitely be used by different Parent Runbooks. And in this case, it can …
This will be a short Post, sometimes it can be helpful to get a List of Runbooks and the Count, on how many times the Runbook has been executed. Maybe if you are looking for most executed Runbook in case of an Performance Issue or you just want to track your environment. Get Runbook Execution …
Yesterday Microsoft announced System Center 2019 is generally available. System Center 2019 is a long term servicing channel (LTSC) release which will be supported for 10 years. System Center 2019 supports Windows Server 2019 across the board and enables deployment, management and monitoring of Windows Server 2019 at data center scale. The key capabilities of …
Some time it can happen, that your System Center Service Manager Console is not working like expected. For example Changes are not visualized in the Console If you open an Element, the new Window is very small Console won’t open some other Problems So, there are several ways to fix this Problems, please take a …
Lately, we had a Requirement, at one of our Customers, to alert someone, if a Runbook is longer running than 30 minutes. There is a way to write an Event Log if a Runbook is running longer than XX Minutes, but this has to be configured for each single Runbook, so that wasn’t a good …
I have two speaking slot coming in May 2018. One at CDC Germany and one at the Base IT Infrastructure Days.
Let’s start with the first one.
CDC Germany – third year in a row, I am selected by Carsten to speak at CDC Germany, But this will be the first time I am not talking about SCDPM, I wanted to try something new. So I asked Carsten if someone else will speak about SCDPM, and he found one, Charbel Nemnom. So I am having the Chance to talk about a topic I worked mainly in the last 3 years with, and was having a lot of cool projects. The Title will be “The rising Phoenix – Service Management and Automation with System Center“. But enough said, come to Hanau on the 15th of Mai 2018 and listen my slot, and of course, there are a lot more create speakers there. The Slot will be in german.
Base IT Infrastructure Days – One day after CDC, on May 16th, 2018, I will attend the Base IT Infrastructure Days, so that’s the reason I have to leave early from CDC. I will talk more about Azure, so Azure Backup, OMS Log Analytics, Service Maps and so on. More Details will follow.
So hope to see you in Hanau or Ansfelden in May.
Michael Seidl aka Techguy
Hi, As you may know, I have written the actual System Center 2016 Orchestrator Cookbook. Now PacktPub is providing me 10 free, printed copies, that’s your chance. Enter Your Name and Mail Address as a Comment below this Article, the first 10 will get a free Copy. After that, PacktPub will contact you for the …
A few months ago, the guys from PacktPublishing asked me to write the System Center 2016 Orchestrator Cookbook. It took not too long to make a decision and this was positive.
So I have decided not only to write an update, I have done a complete makeover of this book.
I have added a lot of new Recipes and have added a lot of my experience from the past 6 years. In the End, we have a complete new book, so go ahead and get your copy.
Don’t forget to write a Review on Amazon.
Michael Seidl aka Techguy
System Center Data Protection Manager have come a long way, and has gotten some cool new features in the last few years.
Cloud Backup, VMware Support, best Backup Solution for Microsoft Products, support for all the new Server 2016 Features like Storage Spaces Direct, RCT, Virtual TPM, Backup Mixed Mode Cluster and many more.
System Center Data Protection Manager has been always the first choice for our Customers, to provide a perfect Backup Solution of their Microsoft workload, fully integrated in their Microsoft Datacenter and the possibility to store the long term Backup to the Cloud.
So, SCDPM 2016 has been released in Q4 2016 and we got a huge new Feature to store our Backup files called Modern Backup Storage.