Randy Young ::: Adopting and Adapting

Service Management, MOF, ITIL ...and some software Sr. Product Manager in the Operations Excellence Solutions Group.

November, 2005

  • Why MOF and not just ITIL?

    Are you very familiar with ITIL concepts and wonder why implement MOF? A new white paper on MOF: An Actionable and Prescriptive Approach to ITIL has been published to the Microsoft Download Center. This white paper explains how MOF builds on and extends...
  • Free Add-On Monitoring Solution Available for SMS 2003 to Support Configuration Management

    From the Desired Configuration Monitoring user guide … “Desired Configuration Monitoring (DCM) enables you to author desired configuration manifests, and to monitor and report on compliance of your computers against a desired configuration. DCM thereby...
  • Another great source for MOF and ITIL training.

    I saw an email recommending ITpreneurs.com as an excellent source for training classes. They offer traditional classroom delivered, e-learning (self paced, virtual instructor led), and Virtual Classroom style training. They have courses on: MOF...