All posts tagged Maintenance

If you want to find out what objects are currently in Maintenance Mode, here’s a nice bit of SQL Code you can use for just that. I’ve added a more useful English Reason than just the code because SCOM stores the code itself in the Database. It’s a lot easier in my opinion to identify the reason as server was put into maintenance that just code 8 or 9.

Here it is, enjoy.

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I was called this morning to find out why monitoring wasn’t working at one clients site…Thankfully it was a short lived trouble shooting exercise but an important lesson for people that are new to SCOM.

The first thing I noticed was that every single server in the “Windows Computers” view appeared to have a maintenance on. Just to be sure I located all of the Management Servers and yes, they too were in Maintenance Mode.

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