Extending SCOM Console UI (continue)

Part 2. An extended transcript of my session @ SCOMathon 2021. I hope the demo from the first part demonstrated how easy you can add new views to SCOM Console. With just few lines of code and some time spent in forms designer we created not just a simple static extension, but also demonstrated access… Read More

Are SCOM Ids random?

Objects and entity identifiers Every single monitored object (class instance), or class, or monitor, or rule, or any other management pack element in SCOM has its own unique identifier. The id is of type of Guid in PowerShell/C# or uniqueidentifier in SQL. Looking at a Guid property (where GUID is an abbreviation for Globally Unique Identifier), it is reasonable… Read More