System Center Family

Microsoft System Center is a suite of individually sold systems management products.

The core products in the group are System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM, formerly known as Systems Management Server) and System Center Operations Manager (SCOM, formerly known as Microsoft Operations Manager)

System Center Virtual Machine Manager (SCVMM)

forms part of Microsoft’s System Center line of virtual machine management and reporting tools. SCVMM is designed for management of large numbers of Virtual Servers based on Microsoft Virtual Server and Hyper-V

System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)

is a systems management software product developed by Microsoft for managing large groups of computers. Configuration Manager provides remote control, patch management, software distribution, operating system deployment, network access protection and hardware and software inventory.

Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)

is a component of Microsoft’s greater System Center suite of enterprise management software. SCOM software allows system and application administrators to monitor the operations, services, devices and applications of many computers within the enterprise through a single management console.

Microsoft System Center Service Manager

is a software product by Microsoft to allow organizations to manage incidents and problems. Microsoft states that the product is compliant with industry best practices such as the Microsoft Operations Framework (MOF) and in the Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL). SCSM has integrated ITIL compliant fulfillment of service requests. Service requests are submitted by the end user in order to obtain information, access to a new application or the most common of all, password reset.