Generate an Azure Consumption Report with the Consumption REST-API and PowerShell

A few days ago (Mid december 2017), Microsoft officially published the documentation for the Azure Consumption REST-API on the docs website. Link Enough trigger for me to start playing around with it and share my experiences. Overview To begin with, the API offers 6 different categories, which we can summarize down to 4, which are:… Read more Generate an Azure Consumption Report with the Consumption REST-API and PowerShell

Create a LogAnalytics Workspace with PowerShell

LogAnalytics Workspaces can be used for many reasons. Run typical Operations Management for your Infrastructure Services Log-Consolidation engine for an Azure Automation Account Log Collector for Microsoft foreign Logs (Syslog, other custom Logs This blogpost will demonstrate how easy it is to create a Log Analytics Workspace. Step 1 – Logon to Azure with PowerShell… Read more Create a LogAnalytics Workspace with PowerShell

Blog relaunch 2017

Hallo Alle! Trotzdem dieser Blog jetzt einige Zeit offline war wurde er Anfang Juli 2017 auf eine neue Plattform verschoben. Jetzt mit HTTPS verschlüsselt dürft ihr euch auf Erfahrungen mit Azure, PowerShell, Monitoring und Security freuen. Bis bald / Roman Stadlmair

PowerShell your ServiceManager & ITAM: Get Hardware Maintenance Expiry Information

Hi All ! There are millions of exampled out there to PowerShell your Service Manager and  i dont want to replicate them. So in this Blog Series i will focus on real world examples people have with Service Manager and Provance (2014 Standard or Enterprise). The first one is about automatic notification of to-be-expired maintenance… Read more PowerShell your ServiceManager & ITAM: Get Hardware Maintenance Expiry Information

PowerShell your ServiceManager & ITAM: Get Discovered Computer Information

Hi all ! Lets focus on a simple problem, many Service Manager / ITAM customers probably have. A set of discovered computers by AD/SCCM is imported into the ServiceManager CMDB with more or less useful information. On the other hand there is unstructured ITAM data. So what those many people want is: Create an Asset… Read more PowerShell your ServiceManager & ITAM: Get Discovered Computer Information

Provance announces „The Suite“

Hi All ! 2 days ago Provance announced a bundle of software products for System Center Service Manager. Included will be i.e. Syliances Portal Gridpro´s Web Console Expits Analytics and a bunch of other stuff, making Service Manager customers life easier. More info at the www.systemcentersolutionstore.com or the original press release http://www.provance.com/itam-university/news/postid/120/new-low-priced-suite-enhancements-microsoft-system-center-scsm-now-available Cheers / Roman… Read more Provance announces „The Suite“