Difference between Azure Service Manager and Azure Resource Manager

ASM ARM     This is an old portal which provides Cloud service for Iaas Workload and few specific Paas Workload They are new portal provides service for all Workload of IaaS and PaaS Access over the Url: https://manage.windowsazure.com which  termed as V1 portal. Access over the Url: https://portal.azure.com which  termed as V2 portal  having … Continue reading Difference between Azure Service Manager and Azure Resource Manager

Configuring SQL Reporting Services for Remote or different SCOM DW Database

This article mentions how to configure the SQL Reporting Services for generating reports from a remote SCOM Data Warehouse database (DW DB). This will also be of help for reconfiguring the Reporting Service when there is a change in the SCOM DW DB, Port or Server Name. In a simple/test single server SCOM installation environment, … Continue reading Configuring SQL Reporting Services for Remote or different SCOM DW Database

Docker – Fails to create container on Windows 10 – Error response from daemon container..encountered an error during start

Thought to share findings that came across on fixing the below issue. May be it can help someone while working in docker with Windows 10.  Issue: Unable to create docker container on Windows 10 Version 1607 Workaround: docker run -it --rm --net=none microsoft/nanoserver cmd  Finding & Cause: Gather the network trace using command - netsh … Continue reading Docker – Fails to create container on Windows 10 – Error response from daemon container..encountered an error during start

Decommission of Exchange Server 2010

To perform Exchange Server 2010 decommission follow the below procedure, the account you use must be delegated membership in the Exchange Full Administrator role on Exchange Servers. Move all legacy Exchange 2010 mailboxes to newly deployed Exchange server 2013/2016 in the organization. Move all content from the public folder database on the Exchange 2010 server … Continue reading Decommission of Exchange Server 2010

Using Powershell to integrate SCOM Management Group to Operations Management Suite

Environment: SCOM 2012 R2 with Update Rollup 11  Register SCOM Management Group: On-premises SCOM Management Groups can be integrated to Operations Management Suite (OMS) from the SCOM Console under the administration Tab. Here, I am demonstrating a way to integrate SCOM to OMS via PowerShell cmdlets. We will integrate the SCOM to OMS using the … Continue reading Using Powershell to integrate SCOM Management Group to Operations Management Suite

Issue with passing data from PowerShell to data bus in SCO, check this out !! this might help you

Hello readers! PowerShell scripts executed within a System Center Orchestrator runbook uses built-in “Run .NET Script” activity which by default uses PowerShell version 2.0. At many times we would require PowerShell script's to be executed in version 3.0 and one of the way to do it is by executing PowerShell.exe from “Run .NET Script” activity. … Continue reading Issue with passing data from PowerShell to data bus in SCO, check this out !! this might help you

Migrating Performance Point To New SharePoint Site with different path

Introduction When you migrate SharePoint site to a different location that is in a different site structure with a different path the SharePoint content will be migrated with the content itself. But some components will not work as expected because the site URL structure is different. One of these components is Performance Point content. Performance point content contains relevant links to Performance Point … Continue reading Migrating Performance Point To New SharePoint Site with different path

Import Database schema in Azure SQL DB from .SQL files programmatically with SQLCMD

Introduction – This blog post illustrates the method through which you can import your database schema and tables into empty Azure SQL DB ( PaaS ) programmatically. Currently azure SQL DB support import from BACPAC file in PowerShell and GUI but not from .SQL files. Assumptions  - Here we assume that you already have .SQL … Continue reading Import Database schema in Azure SQL DB from .SQL files programmatically with SQLCMD

Installing MIM CM 2016 for Multiple Forests–Part 1

Howdy Folks. MIM 2016 went GA some time ago and one of the new features of MIM for the Certificate Management component was the support for cross forest issuance of certificatessmart cards. Though most enterprises comprise of a single forest, in the time of mergers and acquisitions many enterprises would consist of multiple forests in … Continue reading Installing MIM CM 2016 for Multiple Forests–Part 1