Script to backup MPs

This blogpost includes a Powershell script that can be used to backup MPs from SCOM 2007 R2 and 2012.
http://blogs.technet.com/b/momteam/archive/2012/04/16/powershell-script-to-backup-opsmgr-overrides-and-unsealed-management-packs.aspx

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WS-Management/SMASH in SCOM 2012

There is a monitoring pack available that adds a new template to System Center Operations Manager 2012. This template enables discovery and management of WS-Management/SMASH devices:
http://blogs.technet.com/b/momteam/archive/2012/04/02/ws-management-smash-device-discovery-template-released.aspx
http://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/details.aspx?displaylang=en&id=29266

Remotely Operated Vehicle

I found this interesting project on the web and decided to investige the alternatives a little bit further. Below is a list of links to some of the information i found, they can serve as a starting point for anyone who plans to build their own ROV:
Remotely operated underwater vehicle – http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Remotely_operated_underwater_vehicle
OpenROV – http://openrov.com/
Homebuilt Rovs – http://www.homebuiltrovs.com/
Underwater ROVs and Robot Kits – http://www.brighthub.com/electronics/gizmos-gadgets/articles/111384.aspx
Rov Manual – http://www.bokfynd.nu/0750681489.html
ROV Electronic Kit ML301 Mini Remote Operated Vehicle – http://www.apogeekits.com/rov_kit.htm
Assembling and testing the ROV – http://www4.rgu.ac.uk/files/05%20ROV%20Instructions%205%20assembly.pdf

Operations Manager 2012 Sizing Helper Tool

The Operations Manager-Team has released an interactive Excel-document that can be used for planning and sizing of your System Center Operations Manager 2012 Deployment.
http://blogs.technet.com/b/momteam/archive/2012/04/02/operations-manager-2012-sizing-helper-tool.aspx

You can download the latest version of the Tool from the Download page for System Center 2012 – Operations Manager Component Add – On,
http://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/details.aspx?id=29270

Or from this direct link:
http://blogs.technet.com/cfs-file.ashx/__key/communityserver-components-postattachments/00-03-48-96-45/System-Center-2012-Operations-Manager-Sizing-Helper-Tool-v1.xls