MOM and SMS Webcasts for May

TechNet Webcast: Applying SMS Updates to an Advanced Client (Level 300)

Thursday, May 05, 2005 – 11:30 AM-1:00 PM Pacific Time

Wally Mead, Program Manager, SMS, Microsoft

Need to apply a Systems Management Server (SMS) update (hotfix) to an Advanced Client? Are you unsure of which procedure would do so successfully? And how do you verify that the installation was successful? In this session, we’ll cover the proper procedure to update Advanced Clients with SMS updates from start to completion.


TechNet Webcast: Office 2003 Patch Management with SMS 2003 (Level 200)

Thursday, May 05, 2005 – 1:00 PM-2:00 PM Pacific Time

David Smith, Senior Technical Consultant, Entirenet

In this intermediate-level technical session, discover how you can easily maintain Microsoft Office 2003 with your System Management Server (SMS) 2003 implementation without losing your sense of control. Learn how to use the software inventory and software distribution features in SMS 2003 Service Pack 1 (SP1) to ensure that all copies of Office within an enterprise have the latest updates applied.

TechNet Support Webcast: Troubleshooting Microsoft Exchange Management Pack for Microsoft Operations Manager 2005 (Level 200)

Wednesday, May 18, 2005 – 10:00 AM Pacific Time

Irfan Soomro, Microsoft Corporation
This Support Webcast will discuss some of the common issues and the troubleshooting steps to resolve those issues when you use the new Microsoft Exchange Management Pack for Microsoft Operations Manager (MOM) 2005. This Webcast will also discuss some of the best practices to use with the Exchange Management Pack for MOM.


MSDN Webcast: Using Microsoft Operations Manager (MOM) Web Sites and Services Management Pack with IIS (Level 200)

Monday, May 02, 2005 – 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM Pacific Time

Chris Adams, Supportability Beta Lead and Stefan Negritoiu, Program Manager, Microsoft Corporation

Are you looking for a way to monitor the health of your applications?  By monitoring the applications and Web sites running on Internet Information Server (IIS), the IIS Management Pack highlights issues that cause downtime or poor performance, such as broken links, unavailable sites, and security breaches.  Attend this session to learn how administrators and developers can use the MOM Management Pack to become aware of problems before they affect your Web site’s clients. This tool reports errors, collects event data, tracks performance, and alerts you to potential problems with the health of your application.