Update Rollup 2 for System Center 2012 SP1 is out

Yesterday, Microsoft released Update Rollup 2 for System Center 2012 SP1. This is an update covering Operations Manager, App Controller, Service Manager, Orchestrator and Data Protection Manager.

As I did the last time an update was released for System Center 2012 SP1, I´m going to focus on the updates for Operations Manager alone in this post but all of the updates are available here.

The updates for Operations Manager addresses the following issues, be aware that the below are just copied from Microsofts release.

Issue 1
The Web Console performance is very poor when a view is opened for the first time.

Issue 2
The alert links do not open in the Web Console after Service Pack 1 is applied for Operations Manager.

Issue 3
The Distributed Applications (DA) health state is incorrect in Diagram View.

Issue 4
The Details Widget does not display data when it is viewed by using the SharePoint webpart.

Issue 5
The renaming of the SCOM group in Group View will not work if the user language setting is not “English (United States).”

Issue 6
An alert description that includes multibyte UTF-8 characters is not displayed correctly in the Alert Properties view.

Issue 7
The Chinese (Taiwan) Web Console displays the following message even after the SilverlightClientConfiguration.exe program is run:

Web Console Configuration Required.

Issue 8
The Application Performance Monitoring (APM) to IntelliTrace conversion is broken when alerts are generated from dynamic module events such as the Unity Container.

Issue 9
Connectivity issues to System Center services are fixed.

Issue 10
High CPU problems are experienced in Operations Manager UI.

Issue 11
Query processor runs out of internal resources and cannot produce a query plan when you open Dashboard views.

Issue 12
Path details are missing for “Objects by Performance.”

Operations Manager – UNIX and Linux Monitoring – Management Pack update (KB2828653)

Issue 1
The Solaris agent could run out of file descriptors when many multi-version file systems (MVFS) are mounted.

Issue 2
Logical and physical disks are not discoverable on AIX-based computers when a disk device file is contained in a subdirectory.

Issue 3
Rules and monitors that were created by using the UNIX/Linux Shell Command templates do not contain overridable ShellCommand and Timeout parameters.

Issue 4
Process monitors that were created by the UNIX/Linux Process Monitoring template cannot save in an existing management pack that has conflicting references to library management packs.

Issue 5
The Linux agent cannot install on a CentOS or Oracle Linux host by using FIPS version of OpenSSL 0.9.8.

How to install the updates

Along with an update description, there is also installation instructions and a couple of things to check out to verify that the upgrade went okay.

Install the updates using Windows Update or downloading the updates from this link.