System Centre – playing with Service Manager

Ok, so I think people who follow my work often will know that Im a bit of a fan of the whole System Centre thing (yes – I know ive spelt System Centre properly, not the American “Center” that gets used everywhere!).

You see, Configuration Manager – formerly Systems Management Server has always been a winner for me; but the real power now comes if you extend the stort by combining the elements of the suite together. System Centre is designed so that its components share information with eachother – to give you a complete picture and management of your system. Continue reading

Operations Manager – System Centre gets serious!

So many of you know that Ive been playing with System Centre for a while…well, I was looking for a product to give me the lowdown on the inner workings of my system. I wanted the true integration with the software and services that power our system – and also signpost, if issues arose, how to fix them. It was a relatively simple evaluation choice to bring in Operations Manger then.

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