OMS Log Analytics Forwarder (aka OMS Gateway) Preview

Over the last few days, I had the privilege to review and test a new component of the OMS family called “OMS Log Analytics Forwarder”. Since this component has now been released for public preview, I’d like to dedicate this post to my experience with OMS Log Analytics Forwarder so far. Initial Configuration First of all, you can download the bits and documentation from Microsoft Download site here: https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/details.aspx?id=51603&WT.mc In my lab, I have created a new VM running Windows Server 2016 TP4 Server Core. I firstly installed the OMS Direct MMA agent, then the OMS Log Analytics Forwarder using

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OpsLogix Capacity Report Management Pack Overview

Just over a month ago, I have blogged and presented a webcast comparing the OpsLogix Capacity Report Management Pack and the OMS Capacity solution. Since then, an update was released on this management pack and I’d like to take a moment to provide a proper overview for this MP. For those who have not used this management pack and are looking for a solution for capacity forecasting and management, I hope you will have some ideas on the capabilities this management pack provides. Management Pack Introduction The OpsLogix Capacity Report MP provides OpsMgr reports that can be used to forecast

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