Blog Archives

Restarting Storage Space Direct Cluster Nodes managed by SCVMM 2016

So most of my experience recently with Storage Spaces Direct (S2D) have been deploying stand alone clusters that are not managed by System Center Virtual Machine Manager (SCVMM) 2016.  I have another blog in the works that documents how I

Tagged with: , , , , , , ,
Posted in Hyper-Converged, PowerShell, Storage Spaces Direct, Virtual Machine Manager 2016

Keep IT Simple? Live migration of ‘Virtual Machine ‘ failed.

Started out with looking up Live Migration errors that lead me to configuration of the constrain delegation not being truly configured correctly.  Why, because the SPN’s for three of the Hyper-V services where not registered correctly because the NTDS ports on my domain controllers had been restricted to ports not in the dynamic ranges that Hyper-V uses to register those SPN’s.  At the end of the day if I would have focused on the SPN issues and just looked at my domain controllers I would have saved myself a lot of time.  

Tagged with: , , , , , , , , ,
Posted in Hyper-Converged, Hyper-V, Storage Spaces Direct

Building A Microsoft Hyper-Converged Private Cloud Solution.

For my next blog I have decided to follow a project I am about to start with a larger client that is moving from VMware to a Microsoft Hyper-Converged solution using Windows Server 2016 and System Center 2016.  This part

Tagged with: , , , , , , , ,
Posted in Hyper-Converged

Automating Computer Naming after Deploying Windows 10 Images

I was recently at a client planning on delivering a Windows 10 Pilot as normal.  However, during our kick off meeting a wrench was thrown into our standard practice.  The client didn’t have a working Configuration Manager or MDT environment

Tagged with: , , , , ,
Posted in Active Directory, OSD, PowerShell, Windows 10

Deploying System Center 2012 R2 Configuration Manager with Multiple Site Servers for a Lab/Production Environment

This blog is information on how to plan and install Configuration Manager 2012 R2 in a lab environment but can also be used for a production environment if needed for a smaller organization. However, I don’t recommend you use this

Tagged with: , , , , , , , ,
Posted in Configuration Manager 2012 R2, SCCM 2012 R2, System Center 2012, System Center 2012 R2

System Center Operations Manager 2012 SP1 Reporting Server Failed Install

A few weeks ago I went through the process of upgrading our System Center Operations Manager 2012 environment from RTM to SP1.  When I came to the Reporting Server I had decided to upgrade my SQL Server 2008 R2 SP1

Tagged with: , ,
Posted in Operations Manager 2012 SP1, SCOM 2012 SP1, System Center 2012, System Center 2012 SP1

System Center Operations Manager 2012 Missing Database

The other day while upgrading our test System Center Operations Manager 2012 environment from the beta release of SP1 to the full release of SP1 our primary management server upgrade failed. When I went back to try the upgrade again

Tagged with: , ,
Posted in Operations Manager 2012 SP1, SCOM 2012 SP1, System Center 2012, System Center 2012 SP1
Follow Kristopher Jon Turner on WordPress.com
Archives