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MMS 2010 Keynotes

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The MMS 2010 keynotes are available online!


KEY1 Managing Systems from the Datacenter to the Cloud

Bob Muglia, President of Microsoft Server and Tools Business, returns to speak at this year’s event. Since MMS 2009, the buzz in the IT industry about cloud computing has continued to grow. There are many different perspectives on the cloud, its capabilities, its enablers and what it means to the world of IT operations and systems management. Get Bob Muglia’s perspective on what cloud services mean for the datacenter, what you can do today with these services, and how your approach to cloud services can help you change your company’s IT operations for the better.



KEY2 User Centric Client Management

Unify. Simplify. Control. Get inspired as Brad Anderson, Corporate Vice President of the Management and Services Division at Microsoft, returns to speak on user-centric client management. Listen in as Brad gives his perspectives on the rising need for a more user-centric approach to client management and discusses the technologies and roadmap Microsoft is delivering to help you get there. Learn what you can do today with the hottest technologies in client management like desktop virtualization and cloud computing to deliver user-centric services while lowering your overall TCO and improving your business processes. Hear how you can use these technologies to dramatically simplify client management while you unify your client environment to drive lower costs and improve services.


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Best of MMS 2010

8:38 am in Uncategorized by alkin

Hi all,


The Belgium System Center User Group is pleased to announce his first Best of MMS! This is a full day online event as well as offline with all the Belgium System Center Experts. So if you cannot make it to Microsoft Belgium due to some Volcano’s you can attend via LiveMeeting as well!

Best of MMS 2010 will provide the opportunity to learn more about IT Management solutions from Microsoft and how you can adopt them in your datacenter.
In a year packed with new management product releases, MMS 2010 will provide the latest technical updates on Desktop, Datacenter, Device and Cloud management features and solutions from Microsoft. This year 5 of our Belgian Experts from the System Center User Group will attend this event and bring back all the valuable information and present them to the Belgian IT Professionals.
You have the choice to either attend this event in person or follow it by using live meeting
For more information visit:

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OpsMgr Management Pack Catalog Certificate not Valid or Expired!

6:36 pm in Uncategorized by alkin

I installed a new OpsMgr environment today and when I wanted to import management packs it seems that the certificate is not valid or trusted.



When you see this you can just click on continue. Microsoft is investigating this.



Alexandre Verkinderen

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Operations Manager 2007 Superflows

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After the config mgr SuperFlows we now have the OpsMgr 2007 Superflows!

The Operator Basics SuperFlow is intended for operators who are new to Operations Manager 2007.This SuperFlow is written for the operator in a Tier I role. The information is useful for a new operator who is in an extended role, but that operator will also need to research additional documentation to learn additional skills, such as tuning, targeting, and troubleshooting.





Download here.



Alexandre Verkinderen

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System Center Operations Manager 2007 R2 Unleashed is now available for preorder!!

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System Center Operations Manager 2007 R2 Unleashed can now be preordered on Amazon at The list price is $39.99, Amazon price is $27.57, and Amazon has availability April 26.


Here is the table of contents:

Chapter 1 – Introduction and What’s New

Chapter 2 – Unix/Linux Management: Cross Platform Extensions

Chapter 3 – Operations Manager 2007 R2 and Windows Server 2008

Chapter 4 – Using SQL Server 2008 in OpsMgr 2007 R2

Chapter 5 – PowerShell Extensions for Operations Manager 2007

Chapter 6 – Management Solutions for Small and Midsize Business

Chapter 7 – Operations Manager and Virtualization

Chapter 8 – Management Pack Authoring

Chapter 9 – Unleashing Operations Manager 2007

Appendix A – OpsMgr R2 by Example

Appendix B – Reference URLs

Appendix C – Available Online


I’m very proud to be a contributor to this book and I would like to thank Kerrie Meyler for all the effort and all her work  she is putting into this new Unleashed book!


If you are attending MMS in Las Vegas this year we will have a meet and greet with the Authors and Contributors of the SCOM 2007 R2 Unleashed book so please step by and say hi.



Alexandre Verkinderen

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