OpsMgr 2007: Recent Documentation Updates

We have a couple updates to the old tried and true docs you might be interested in.  The updated docs and what's new or added are below:


Security Guide (April Update) - http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?FamilyID=d826b836-59e5-4628-939e-2b852ed79859&DisplayLang=en

New topics in this release:

  • Using a Firewall in Operations Manager 2007
  • Setting up Communications Across a Domain – Workgroup Boundary
  • How to Set the Action Account on Multiple Computers in Operations Manager 2007

Updated topics in this release:

  • Security Considerations for Agentless Management in Operations Manager 2007

Report Authoring Guide (April Update) - http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?FamilyID=d826b836-59e5-4628-939e-2b852ed79859&DisplayLang=en

  • Feb 29 - Corrected the syntax of the query to create a custom report
  • Apr 11 - Clarified the procedures available in the scenario to create and publish a report.

Operations Guide (April Update) - http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?FamilyID=d826b836-59e5-4628-939e-2b852ed79859&DisplayLang=en

  • Mar 15 - Updated the ‘How to Promote a Management Server to a Root Management Server Role in Operations Manager 2007’ topic in the ‘Updates to the Operations Manager 2007 Deployment’ section.
  • Changed formatting in the ‘How to Move the Operations Manager Database in Operations Manager 2007’ topic.
  • Apr 11 - Updated the ‘Configure Notifications’ section to address customer issues, as well as provide the procedure for an operator or advanced operator to create their own notification recipient and subscription.

We hope you all find these helpful so if you have any suggestions or feedback please be sure to send them to us using the email address in the beginning of each doc. Please include the name of the document and the publish date with your feedback.

J.C. Hornbeck | Manageability Knowledge Engineer