Part 1 – First Management Server Prerequisites SQL 2016 already configured Windows Server 2016 VMs created to host SCSM Domain account for the SCSM Service Domain account for the Workflow … Continue reading Deploy System Center Service Manager (SCSM)
Server Configuration 2x Windows Server 2016 virtual servers; Server01, Server02 Disk Config: Apps Disk on SCSI Controller 0 SQL DB Disk on SCSI Controller 1 SQL Log Disk on SCSI … Continue reading Create an SQL 2016 AlwaysOn Availability Group – Lab
Worth taking note. Particularly anyone struggling to fit SCSM outbound email to Office 365 into your security model. https://blogs.technet.microsoft.com/scvmm/2017/10/25/system-center-2016-now-supports-tls1-2-security-protocols/
Essential reading for any SCSM admin or developer. How to use entity explorer to examine classes easily
Back in 2013 Microsoft discovered a bug in the upgrade process from Microsoft System Center 2012 Orchestrator to Microsoft System Center 2012 R2 Orchestrator. More information can be found here. … Continue reading Orchestrator Web Console and Service Fail to Start after 2016 UR1
Stumbled across a great blog post today by Jan Van Meirvenne that provides good guidance on configuring RBAC for Service Manager. It’s also the first in a series of posts … Continue reading SCSM RBAC Guidelines
Join the local computer to the domain without prompting using a specific account and reboot once finished.
This PowerShell script will deploy a new root forest with a forest and domain level of Windows Server 2012 R2.
Occasionally you can get a Change Request or Service Request that has activities stuck in a pending state. This can occur for a variety of reasons the most common of … Continue reading Activities Stuck in Pending Status
The Environment Hash Code is used by the portal to obtain a license, or, in an air gap environment it is used by you to obtain a license. The hash … Continue reading Cireson Portal Environment Hash Code Missing
It’s easy to create workflows that trigger on property changes such as when the status of an Incident changes from Active to Resolved. However, you can’t use the console or … Continue reading Workflow that Triggers on Relationship Add or Remove
I wrote a post a little while back that demonstrates how to automatically add the relevant customer to an Incident. It assumes I created a new class called Customer Organisation. However, … Continue reading PowerShell – Dynamically Adding the Cireson Asset Management Organisation to a Work Item