Archive for the ‘OpsMgr database maintenance’ Category

Operations Manager 2007 R2 on SQL 2008 R2

June 23, 2011 Leave a comment

The official documentation for setting this up is to be found on technet

However, Vivia Xing has found a couple of other very useful articles to assist in implementing this configuration:


SQL 2008 R2 support for OpsMgr databases

September 28, 2010 Leave a comment

A new KB article has been released which details support for installing a new OpsMgr environment based on SQL 2008 R2 –

Note that upgrades to SQL 2008 R2 are not supported (this is listed as phase 2) and that there are “known issues” which are listed at the bottom of the KB article.

Good Luck … think I’ll wait a while 😉

SQL Database – To Grow or Not to grow

November 13, 2009 Leave a comment

The SQL team have released this guide- – Considerations for the “autogrow” and “autoshrink” settings in SQL Server which is useful reading:

Of course OpsMgr doesn’t monitor database size of databases set to autogrow (except the OpsMgr database itself) – if you need this functionality, you need to copy the monitors \ rules and edit the scripts.

Database Grooming

August 24, 2009 Leave a comment

SQL Server Configuration

August 24, 2009 Leave a comment