(Hopefully) Useful Information on Microsoft Azure, System Center & Hyper-V

Azure AD – Bulk Add Users from CSV

Azure AD

Overview I like many things about Azure AD, however one part of it that has proved extremely useful is the ability to add Guest Users using Azure AD B2B.  Being able to grant users access to hosted services, without having to provide another set of credentials, saves on  administration and support.  Plus, it saves another username and password for the consumer. With Azure AD B2B, your partner company uses their own.. Read More

SCSM – Exporting Work Items with Action Log

SCSM Action Log

It is a fairly regular occurrence that I get asked to export a selection of work items from SCSM into a CSV, or something similar, so they can be reviewed.  What isn’t so regular is that I get asked to include the full Action Log with the export of the work items! I did get this request recently however, as an auditor required it for a number of random incidents,.. Read More

SCOM 2012 R2 – Delete Agent using PowerShell

SCOM

Hi All, Within the SCOM console there is the option to Uninstall, Repair and Delete an agent from the Agent Managed view.  However, when using the Operations Manager cmdlets in PowerShell, it is only possible to Uninstall or Repair.  In most cases these options are fine, but there are times when servers go offline unexpectantly, or as part of certain processes, where an agent needs to be Deleted from the.. Read More