Linking systems to Advertisements for user notifications

The SMS 2003 web reports have some cool built in stuff around advertisements, one in particular is viewing advertisements for a specific system. A way that you can take advantage of this is to include a link in your customer communication so that they can view all active advertisements hitting their system. But how do you do this without giving them instructions for navigating throughout the web reports? Wouldn’t a link be nice? The actual link is going to http://REPORTINGPOINT/smsreporting_SITECODE/Report.asp?ReportID=131&ComputerName=COMPUTERNAME (Note this is not a real link as everything in CAPS needs to be changed for your environment). The beginning … Continue reading Linking systems to Advertisements for user notifications

Quick Tip: Using -Any- for your Software Meetering rule

Sorry things have been quiet here of late but I’ve been doing some traveling for work recently and there has been a lot going on away from the keyboard taking up my time as well but I hope to get back to giving more SMS-nugget related posts here. One thing that I’ve really been getting into recently is Software Metering and have found that most of my customer’s mission critical applications don’t have information such as the language or version in the file header which I’m looking for. Its way up in the list (above ‘Afrikaans’) but you can specify … Continue reading Quick Tip: Using -Any- for your Software Meetering rule