Operations Center

AppManager 9.1 is here and I am ecstatic about it. The Micro Focus|NetIQ product team went through every component with a fine toothed comb, looking to improve performance everywhere they could. The result? We’re talking at least 3x capacity and performance improvements, meaning it now costs way less to run AppManager than ever before. And…

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Joe Rogers
Aug 31, 2015
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If you’re working in an environment with Microsoft servers (and who isn’t these days), you more than likely have some IIS (Internet Information Service) servers running around.  These may be vitally important systems that house your companies external website, they may run some applications that maybe aren’t quite as important to day to day operations…

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Joe Rogers
Aug 4, 2015
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I am happy to inform you that NetIQ Operations Center 5.6 has just been released.  With this release, there are several new features available for our customers to leverage.   I will provide an overview of the features in the release.  I encourage you to download the installer and kick the tires in your development/test…

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Jun 18, 2015
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I recently was helping a customer with their implementation of NetIQ Operations Center (NOC).   They were leveraging the feature to have custom properties on elements and were using a script to automatically generate a property based on the output of the script.  I have blogged about this feature before HERE, but the basics is, suppose…

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May 22, 2015
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I’ve recently started a new job here at Micro Focus | NetIQ : Account Manager.  According to my friends in sales roles,  this means that I need to get used to the word “No”.  I get that.  Not everyone that you speak with is going to be looking for the solution to the problem that…

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Joe Rogers
May 19, 2015
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The absolute best part of my job is being with customers.  I love it.  Whether I’m presenting to one customer, 500 or anything in between, I love spreading the good word of how Micro Focus | NetIQ solutions can help you run IT better. To that end,  I’m very happy to announce our new IT Operations…

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Joe Rogers
Apr 14, 2015
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The most fundamental question for any business – Are we open?  Not just the doors to the building but can we deliver the services that our customers contract with us for? IT is a challenge.  In the previous post,  we talked about making sure that all of your IT stuff is working.  No red lights on…

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Joe Rogers
Apr 10, 2015
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A few months ago, we introduced you to the ‘Four Lenses of IT operations’. In this post, NetIQ defines four questions and the associated key capabilities that IT Operations needs in order to quickly and confidently answer these questions on a regular basis. I’d like to go a little bit more in depth into the questions…

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Joe Rogers
Mar 25, 2015
11:22 am
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If there’s any problem that plagues all IT departments—it’s one of relevance. Now before anyone gets upset—I’m not saying IT is irrelevant. However, there’s often a lack of communication between those running the business (CxOs and Line of Business owners) and those that keep the business running (IT). However critical IT is to the success…

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By: wheaps
Mar 19, 2015
2:35 pm
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The other day I was helping a customer with errors in the NOC (NetIQ Operations Center) log file.   They had built several integrations into different databases using Data Integrator (AKA: DI, BDI).   The adapter originally built worked fine but over time some errors showed up complaining with messages like: Could not create alarm…

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Mar 16, 2015
4:32 pm
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