SCOM in the Cloud: Integrating SCOM Alerts With Azure Monitor

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Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM) is a powerful tool. Businesses that use SCOM to monitor on-premises infrastructure naturally want to preserve their functionality when they migrate to the cloud.

Those with a mixed environment that includes VMs lifted to the cloud and serverless resources want to monitor all of their infrastructure in one place. Moreover, businesses that use SCOM often want to continue to use custom SCOM management packs in the cloud.

Unfortunately, Azure Monitor does not provide out-of-the-box monitoring and alerts for this scenario.

In this white paper, we describe how you can continue to use SCOM in the Cloud and how to bring its alert functionality to Azure Monitor.

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Optimize Infrastructure Management with Microsoft Operations Management Suite

Microsoft’s Operations Management Suite brings together a collection of cloud-based services that help businesses to monitor and manage their on-premise and cloud infrastructure in one place.

Monitoring solutions such as System Center Operations Management (SCOM) and Azure Monitor offer complex and powerful functionality, and Azure provides numerous intuitive management interfaces. However, it can be challenging to keep track of the tools and platforms that administrators and DevOps teams need to monitor and manage the health of servers and applications in multiple locations.

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Introducing the New SQL Assessment API For Microsoft SQL Server

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Consolidate alert management into Azure. This tool enables you to see alert rules for every alert type coming from SCOM and into Azure Monitor and eliminate potential issues with the false-positive alerts flooding the Azure Portal. You can manage these alerts with Azure Monitor query rules, or by associating recovery actions using web hooks.

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