SCSM: ETL jobs stuck after upgrade to R2

If you have upgraded your SCSM environment to System Center 2012 R2, you may run into a situation where the data warehouse ETL jobs get stuck. Symptoms The ETL jobs status shows running, but the jobs are disabled. The MPSyncJob does not complete. Some management packs have a Failed deployment status, and if you try … Continue reading SCSM: ETL jobs stuck after upgrade to R2

#SCSM: Cube processing fails after changing service account password

You may run into a situation where you’ve changed the passwords for the Service Manager service accounts, and the DW Cubes stop processing with an error that looks something like this: To fix: Connect to the SQL Analysis Server hosting your cubes, expand Data Sources, and update them each as follows: Open the Properties view … Continue reading #SCSM: Cube processing fails after changing service account password

#SCSM: SQL error during SSP (SP1) installation

I needed to reinstall the self service portal today, and ran into this funny: Error: The SQL Server [servername] is not running version SQL Server 2008 R2 or SQL Server 2012. Please update it to the newest version and retry. This server purely hosts the SSP role, and no other SCSM components. I haven’t changed … Continue reading #SCSM: SQL error during SSP (SP1) installation