Operations Management Suite – Performance Monitoring

OMS today released a new feature Performance monitoring. Not sure if that is the official name but basically allows you to gather performance data from servers by adding performance counters.

The feature is located under Logs as it represents different king of log gathering. Keep in mind that this performance data gathering feature is different than the Capacity solution. This feature does not require SCOM-VMM integration and works with agent-only connected computers. Continue reading “Operations Management Suite – Performance Monitoring”

Cluster disk monitoring for the latest Windows OS MP

Daniele Grandini a well known MVP has made a management pack that extends the monitoring of Cluster Disks for the latest Windows OS management pack. As you know the latest Windows OS MP contains a lot of changes of how logical disks are monitored in SCOM. You can read about all changes in Kevin’s blog. As these changes were introduced there were missing some performance counters for Cluster Disks and CSV. Daniele took the challenge to add these counters for Cluster Disk by creating an management pack. You can read about this solution and download the management pack on his blog.

Thank you Daniele for sharing this solution with the community.

SQL queries for SCOM and PowerShell script for monitor performance counters

Here are the two scripts: