I am doing two webcasts this month on Microsoft Operations Manager.  if you're interested in attending click on the links below:

TechNet Webcast: Active Directory Management Pack for Microsoft Operations Manager 2005

In this webcast, we focus on the Microsoft Windows Active Directory Management Pack for Microsoft Operations Manager (MOM) 2005, and explore the various monitoring scenarios where it can be used. The Active Directory Management Pack monitors events that are placed in the Application, System, and Directory Service event logs by various Active Directory components and subsystems. Learn how the Active Directory Management Pack provides valuable monitoring information about the overall health of your Active Directory implementation, alerting you to critical performance issues when they arise. We also cover Active Directory Management Pack reports, which give you important information on trending, user account problems, configuration, and service-level availability.

http://msevents.microsoft.com/CUI/WebCastEventDetails.aspx?EventID=1032310740&EventCategory=4&culture=en-US&CountryCode=US

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TechNet Webcast: Microsoft Operations Manager 2005 Technical Overview

This webcast presents an in-depth examination of Microsoft Operations Manager (MOM) 2005, the latest version of MOM that increases the levels of service availability for the Microsoft Windows Server System. Learn how to use MOM 2005 to stay aware of issues, respond quickly and effectively, and demonstrate accountability to stakeholders. We examine the MOM architecture, monitoring components, interfaces for creating rules, and monitoring the environment, management pack and tasks, and reporting features. Join this webcast to learn how to use MOM 2005 to highlight, capture, evaluate, and present information to help ensure that important issues are identified and dealt with.

http://msevents.microsoft.com/CUI/WebCastEventDetails.aspx?EventID=1032310744&EventCategory=4&culture=en-US&CountryCode=US