This is a bug in SP1. After installing SP1, users will see this error flooding the Alerts screen (and email if they have a subscription
Category: System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Root Management Server Unavailable
Alert: Root Management Server Unavailable. Source: SCOM01.DOMAIN.LOCAL Path: SCOM01.DOMAIN.LOCAL Last modified by: System Last modified time: 9/2/2008 1:18:19 AM Alert description: The root management server
Parameter replacement during creation of the alert failed.
So we have SCOM scours through our Domain Controllers in event logs in Agentless mode to look for security event IDs such as account lockout,