SCOM 2016 – Install System Center Operations Manager 2016 – Part 6

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In this series off blog post I am going to take you true the steps I took to install System Center Operations Manager 2016. The Environment will be installed using the following software:

  • Microsoft Windows Server 2016 – Download from here
  • Microsoft SQL Server 2016 – Download from here
  • System Center Operations Manager 2016 – Download from here

My Test environment consist of the following servers,

  • DC01 – Domain Controller
  • SQL01 – Microsoft SQL 2016 server
  • DATA01 – Data Server
  • MS01 – Scom Management Server 01
  • MS02 – Scom Management Server 02
  • MS03 – Scom Management Server 03 | Audit Collection Service
  • SQLRPS01 – SQL Reporting Service 01
  • WEB01 – Scom Web Console Server,
  • WAP01 – Web Applications Proxy.

 

Here you can find the previous blogposts

In this part we are going to install System Center Operations Manager Audit Collections Services. I installed a third management server in my environment. On how to install a management server please have a look at Part 2.

When the management server is installed. Let’s start by installing audit collection service.

  1. On the “Operations Manager” page, click “Audit Collection Services
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  2. On the “Audit Collection Services Collector Setup” page, in the “Welcome to the audit collection Service setup Wizard” section click “Next
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  3. On the “Audit Collection Services Collector Setup” page,  in the “Microsoft Software License Terms” section click “I accept the license terms” and click “Next
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  4. On the “Audit Collection Services Collection Setup” page in the “Database Installation Options” section select “Create a new database” and click “Next
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  5. On the “Audit Collection Services Collection Setup” page, in the “Data Source” section click “Next
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  6. On the “Audit Collection Services Collector Setup” page, In the “Database” section select “Remote database Server” and enter the name of you SQL server. In my configuration it looks like this:
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  7. On the “Audit Collection Services Collector Setup” page, in the “Database Authentication” section select “Windows Authentication” and click “Next
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  8. On the “Audit Collection Services Collector Setup” page, in the “Database Creation” section select “Use SQL Servers default data and log file directories” and click “Next
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  9. On the “Audit Collection Services Collector Setup” page, in the “Event Retention Schedule” section click “Next
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  10. On the “Audit Collection Services Collector Setup” page, in the “ACS Stored Timestamp Format” section, select “Local” and click “Next
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  11. On the “Audit Collection Services Collector Setup” page, in the “Summary” section click “Next
  12. On the “Audit Collection Services Collector Setup” page, in the “Audit collection services has been successfully installed” click “Finish
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When you start the System Center Operations Manager Console and you expand Microsoft Audit Collection Services, Collector and click the state view you should see something like this:

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Next we need to deploy the ACS reporting Services.

  1. On your reporting server in my case "SQLRP01" create a temporary folder "C:\ACS"
  2. On the Installation Media browse to “ReportModels\acs” and copy all the files and directories to the above created directory
  3. Open a command prompt window by using "Runs as Administrator" and change the directory to the "Acs" directory
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  4. Enter the following command “UploadAuditReports “SQLRP01\MSSQLSERVER” “http://sqlrp01/ReportServer$MSSQLSERVER” “D:\ACS”
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When finished the results should look something like this:

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This completes this part off the series installing System Center Operations Manager 2016. In the next part we are going to install the Gateway