Using System Center 2012 Orchestrator, you can capture and document processes across your entire IT organization, establishing the automation you need to deliver advanced cloud services and self-adjusting computing resources. Authored by five leading System Center experts, this comprehensive reference and technical guide brings together all the knowledge youall need to architect, install, implement, integrate, and maximize the value of your own Orchestrator solutions. The authors introduce current best practices based on large-scale enterprise implementations theyave personally led or participated in. This up-to-date guide shows how to apply Orchestratoras major improvements to implement IT process automation in any environment, including private clouds. Youall start with context: what Orchestrator does, how it has evolved, how it works, and essential architecture and design techniques. Next, the authors help you make crucial up-front decisions about activities, runbooks, security, and administration. Finally, youall find expert guidance for integrating Orchestrator with the rest of System Center and with Windows Azure cloud servicesaincluding advanced automated workflows that encompass both data center and cloud. Detailed information on how toab ac Understand System Center 2012 Orchestratoras capabilities, evolution, architecture, and design, including SP1 improvements and R2 ac Successfully install System Center 2012 Orchestrator and migrate smoothly from Opalis Integration Server 6.3 ac Take full advantage of Orchestratoras advanced new runbook automation capabilities ac Configure activities associated with runbook control, systems, scheduling, monitoring, files, email, notification, and data handling ac Design runbooks for fault tolerance and optimal performance ac Enforce strong security using roles, permissions, and auditing ac Deliver integration capabilities for Operations Manager, Service Manager, Configuration Manager, Virtual Machine Manager, and Data Protection Manager ac Automate end-to-end data center/ cloud workflows with integration packs and PowerShell ac Create your own integration packs with Orchestrator Integration Toolkit (OIT.SDK) ac Support Orchestrator 2012, troubleshoot problems, and discover the best web and third-party resourcesThe HP Service Manager IP requires a connection to the HP Service Manager database when designing runbooks in the Runbook Designer. A valid ODBC connection must be configured before you set up the HP Service Manager connectionanbsp;...
|Title||:||System Center 2012 Orchestrator Unleashed|
|Author||:||Kerrie Meyler, Pete Zerger, Marcus Oh, Anders Bengtsson, Kurt Van Hoecke|
|Publisher||:||Sams Publishing - 2013-09-13|