Category System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)

Performance Module could not find a performance counter

This is a bug in SP1. After installing SP1, users will see this error flooding the Alerts screen (and email if they have a subscription enabled for it) There is currently no hotfix or patches for it yet. There is a work around, however, please follow the following steps to overide this error until Microsoft […]

Root Management Server Unavailable

Alert: Root Management Server Unavailable. Source: SCOM01.DOMAIN.LOCAL Path: SCOM01.DOMAIN.LOCAL Last modified by: System Last modified time: 9/2/2008 1:18:19 AM Alert description: The root management server (Healthservice) has stopped heartbeating soon after 9/2/2008 1:17:18 AM. This adversely affects all availability calculation for the entire management group. After the upgrade to SP1, our SCOM server started to […]

Parameter replacement during creation of the alert failed.

So we have SCOM scours through our Domain Controllers in event logs in Agentless mode to look for security event IDs such as account lockout, deletion, creation, etc. Recently, we ran into an issue where SCOM was throwing caution alerts in the monitor view of SCOM with the following description: Parameter replacement during creation of […]