October 2017 MNSCUG Meeting

SCOM/OMS Day is here! The October 2017 Minnesota System Center User Group meeting will be Wednesday, October 18th from 8:00am to 5pm at Lifetouch in Eden Prairie. 11000 Viking Dr, Eden Prairie, MN 55344. Greeters will help you find the conference room.

We have a packed day of superstars planned for presenting. Microsoft MVP Cameron Fuller of Catapult Systems will show you how to Better Utilize SCOM with OMS. Microsoft MVP Bob Corenelissen of BICTT will be discussing SCOM 2016 - Why You Should Upgrade & Upgrade Best Practices. Microsoft MVP and MNSCUG Board Member Steve Buchanan of Concurrency will show you how to Monitor Azure PaaS. Last, but most certainly not least, Nathan Foreman, another Minnesota local, working as a System Center consultant, will help you Better Utilize the SCOM Community and Contribute To It.

Also don't forget to come vote for MNSCUG President and Vice-President for 2018!

A special thanks to SquaredUp for being our Gold sponsor!

 

 

September 2017 MNSCUG Meeting

The September 2017 Minnesota System Center User Group meeting will be Wednesday, September 20th from 4:30pm to 7pm at the MTC in Edina. 3601 76th Street West. Edina, MN 55435 6th floor

Microsoft MVP Jason Sandys of Coretech Global will be walking us through many of the new and improved features within Configuration Manager current branch. With CM's newer servicing model, it can be difficult staying on top of all of the changes. Come and learn about these first hand from one of the best in the business.

We will follow Jason's presentation with a roundtable discussion. Bring your questions!

A special thanks to Ivanti for being a Silver sponsor. 

 

 

The August 2017 Minnesota System Center User Group meeting will be Wednesday, August 16th from 4:30pm to 7pm at the MTC in Edina. 3601 76th Street West. Edina, MN 55435 6th floor

MNSCUG President and Microsoft MVP Ryan Ephgrave of Wells Fargo along with former MNSCUG President and also current Microsoft MVP Fred Bainbridge, again of Wells Fargo will bring you a session on Enterprise Level Scripting with PowerShell, SMA, and GitHub.

This session will cover the absolute essentials to writing scripts in an enterprise friendly fashion. They will go over everything from standards to testing to tooling. This is what you need to do in order for your scripting and automation to be taken seriously. This will not be a highly technical session, but instead it will focus more on process. If you are going to be scripting in your job, which you should be doing, you need to know these topics.

A special thanks to Ivanti for being a Silver sponsor and providing food.