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Oct 18, 2019   |  By Squared Up
Earlier this year, our partner GripMatix released a feature-packed Citrix management pack (MP) that helps improve the monitoring of Citrix environments using SCOM. This was warmly received by our customers who preferred not to shell out for the premium ‘Citrix Platinum’ license, and so don’t have access to SCOM MPs directly from Citrix.
Oct 4, 2019   |  By Squared Up
Google “SCOM and Azure” and the top hits will tell you all about “Moving from SCOM to Azure Monitor”, “Changing of the guard…”, and “Microsoft explains why it replaced SCOM with Azure Monitor” etc. If you only read the marketing, you’d be forgiven for thinking SCOM is being replaced. Microsoft’s marketing push on Azure Monitor has no doubt caused some uncertainty about the position of SCOM.
Sep 24, 2019   |  By Squared Up
In this blog we are going to discuss how you can use Cookdown’s PowerShell MP to create SCOM tasks written in PowerShell and how you can visualise the output of your tasks in a much more efficient and user-readable format – using SquaredUp.
Sep 18, 2019   |  By Squared Up
We are delighted to welcome guest blogger Brian Wren of Microsoft. Brian is something of a superstar in the SCOM world – and you will see why when you check out his technical guides on TechNet or Microsoft Learn. His series on Management Pack Authoring for SCOM is a definitive guide that has helped many of us get started with a difficult topic. It is fair to say that when Brian works his magic, he makes the complicated perfectly understandable.
Sep 11, 2019   |  By Squared Up
Hybrid monitoring has increasingly become a priority in the SCOM community. A growing number of enterprises are running workloads both on-prem and in the cloud, with some of us creating new workloads in the cloud, and others engaging in a gradual migration to the cloud – a process that often takes place over a number of years. How can we deliver a complete monitoring strategy for our hybrid environments via SCOM?
Jan 27, 2019   |  By Squared Up
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Oct 9, 2019   |  By Squared Up
Join our CPO John Shaw and Senior Engineer Matthew Long for an in depth look at the latest bug fixes, quality improvements and cool features in Squared Up 4.4.
Sep 25, 2019   |  By Squared Up
Join Matthew Long from Squared Up, Bruce Cullen from Cookdown, and Azure and System Center MVP Tao Yang, as they take you through loads of free SCOM essential management packs and tools you really should be using.
Aug 28, 2019   |  By Squared Up
Join Microsoft Product Manager, Neha Garg & Squared Up's Adam Kinniburgh as they showcase the Azure MP. The Azure MP enables you to monitor your Azure resources from SCOM. With this MP you can monitor Virtual Machines, Storage accounts, Application Insights and see relevant alerts in SCOM. With the upcoming release, Azure MP would allow you to select resources at the resource group level.
Jul 31, 2019   |  By Squared Up
Join Adam Kinniburgh as he walks us through integrating Squared Up with other monitoring tools such as Splunk, New Relic, Solarwinds and more.
Jul 22, 2019   |  By Squared Up
Join our CPO John Shaw for an in depth look at the latest bug fixes, quality improvements and cool features in Squared Up 4.3. Our latest release brings some great new capabilities in two key areas: A new performance report tile allowing for comparisons, and improved Visual Application Discovery and Analysis (VADA) mapping.