Found one thing that I find a little annoying about AD and Maintenance mode.   If I put a specific AD server in Maintenance mode because I know there is a planned outage for its location it would be nice if other DC’s did not start generating SCOM Alerts for replication failures with it.   Has anyone found a work around for that yet?

Rick Bywalski selected answer
    • Do i understand you right, that if you put a domain controller into MM you get replication failures from other DC‘s? This is strange because the SCOM MM is just for supressing alerts due the system or object is placed into MM. This have normally no impact to the behaviour of the DC. So replication issues should not caused by the MM. I think you mean that the alerts are triggred by the other DC´s while the DC which is… Continue reading