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Microsoft Partners Collaborate to Manage Cloud and Mobile Infrastructure

Posted by Meryll Moreau on Wed, Nov 20, 2013

While the cloud and mobility may make it easier for end users to access their applications and data from whatever device they choose and from wherever they are on the network, managing the infrastructure that supports everything has become increasingly complex.
Long gone are the days of a neatly siloed data center since x86 server virtualization was finally created more than a decade ago.

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Tags: SCOM 2012, Management Pack, Microsoft, SCOM, scom monitoring, Case Study

Create your Management Pack using the Visio Management Pack Designer in 20 minutes

Posted by moncef ghaoui on Mon, Apr 15, 2013

Today I will show you how to easily create a Management Pack in Visio (for a two-tier distributed application with a Microsoft SQL Server back-end database and a Web site hosted on Microsoft IIS). I have to admit that the tool is really powerful and straightforward, so I wanted to make sure to share this information with the community here. Try it out and tell me if you came to the same conclusion!

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Tags: GSX Monitor, messaging and collaboration, SCOM 2012, Management Pack, Microsoft IIS, Microsoft, GSX Analyzer, Visio, System Center, sql server, Exchange monitoring, tutorial