Posts Tagged "Windows Server 2012"

System Center 2012 SP1 Operations Manager: Datawarehouse configuration failed to install

Posted by on Feb 19, 2013 in SC Operations Manager, SQL Server, Transact-SQL | 1 comment

System Center 2012 SP1 Operations Manager: Datawarehouse configuration failed to install

While installing Microsoft System Center 2012 SP1 Operations Manager I got following error: In the log I could see that Setup could not create the Datawarehouse database: EXEC(@sql);: Threw Exception.Type: System.Data.SqlClient.SqlException, Exception Error Code: 0x80131904, Exception.Message: CREATE FILE encountered operating system error 5(Access is denied.) while attempting to open or create the physical file ‘E:\SQL\Data.mdf’. CREATE DATABASE failed. Some file names listed could not be created. Check related errors. I have a standalone SQL 2012 SP1 server (SQL) and a Windows...

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“No such object” when configuring TPM on Windows Server 2012 or Windows 8

Posted by on Feb 13, 2013 in Active Directory, BitLocker, Group Policies | 0 comments

“No such object” when configuring TPM on Windows Server 2012 or Windows 8

Scenario: You have a Windows Server 2012 or Windows 8 computer with TPM and you store your Bitlocker recovery and TPM owner information in Active Directory. When trying to configure the TPM hardware by using tpm.msc you get this error: Turn on the TPM security hardware This computer may require you to change the state of the Trusted Platform Module (TPM) manually. To perform this action, try turning on the TPM through the BIOS or performing a firmware update. Consult the computer manufacture’s documentation for instructions. There is no such object on the server. Error code: 0x80072030...

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The way through Data Protection Manager 2012 SP1 upgrade

Posted by on Jan 4, 2013 in Data Protection Manager | 8 comments

The way through Data Protection Manager 2012 SP1 upgrade

Yesterday I installed SP1 on my DPM 2012 server – see the screenshots below. The setup itself was ok, but the problems began when updating the protection agents on Windows Server 2012 systems. Welcome Screen of Microsoft System Center 2012 Data Protection Manager Service Pack 1 – choose Install: Data Protection Manager Setup Welcome Screen, simply click Next Choose your type of SQL installation, typically you will use the dedicated one The installer shows a warning, when you need to backup your database first. Do so… Navigate to your DPM\bin directory and run dpmbackup -db...

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Multiple SSL sites with Windows Server 2012

Posted by on Oct 31, 2012 in IIS | 0 comments

Multiple SSL sites with Windows Server 2012

In Windows Server 2008 R2 and earlier versions you could always bind one ssl certificate to one site / ip. Because https traffic would normally terminate on port 443 you could only deploy seperate sites on different ips. But what if you had only one ip address? Well, you had no choice – you could only use one single ssl secured site on your server or you needed to get a multi-site or wildcard ssl certificate which you could use with more (sub-) sites. Now that Windows Server 2012 with IIS 8 onboard has been released to public you can just use the brand-new (for IIS) SNI feature. SNI...

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