SCOM R2 admin ResKit

The System Center Operations Manager 2007 R2 Administration Resource Kit includes three tools designed to help improve the Operations Manager Administrator experience. Included: Schedule Maintenance Mode, Clean mom and MP Event Analyzer. Continue reading “SCOM R2 admin ResKit”

SCOM R2 VHD download

Microsoft offers since a few days a VHD test drive for Operations Manager 2007 R2.It allows external customers and partners to download and import a pre-configured, working OpsMgr environment allowing easy evaluation of all major product components while eliminating the need to have an evaluation environment available or deep understanding of the installation process and server components. Continue reading “SCOM R2 VHD download”

System Center Operations Manager ports

Here’s a overview of ports being used by System Center Ops Manager.

The following table shows Operations ManagerĀ 2007 component interaction across a firewall, including information about the ports used for communication between the components, which direction to open the inbound port, and whether the port number can be changed. Continue reading “System Center Operations Manager ports”