If you're an IT professional, you're busy enough trying to manage multiple systems and stay proactive with the technology demands of today's fast-moving companies. System Center Operations Manager 2007 is designed to make your life easier, and this comprehensive book is your one-stop gateway to it all. With intermediate to advanced coverage, this book gives you the information you need to deploy, manage, and maintain SCOM 2007, and use it to monitor your network.
About the Author
Brad Price is an MCT with sixteen years of experience in the IT field, specializing in Active Directory, Exchange Server, Systems Management Server, and Operation Manager. He is the author of several books on Active Directory.
John Paul Mueller, consultant, application developer, writer, and technical editor, has written over 300 articles and 75 books, including the forthcoming IIS7 Implementation and Administration. He has contributed articles to such magazines as DevSource, asp.netPro, InformIT, SQL Server Professional, and Visual C++ Developer.
Scott Fenstermacher is a network engineer for a Microsoft Gold partner. He has over twelve years of experience in IT, including working with systems from Microsoft and Novell to IBM and Linux.
Table of Contents
Part 1: Implementation and Administration.
Chapter 1: Overview of Operations Management.
Chapter 2: Installing System Center Operations Manager 2007.
Chapter 3: Management Group Settings.
Chapter 4: Installing and Configuring Agents.
Chapter 5: Managing Management Packs.
Chapter 6: Authoring and the Management Pack Life Cycle.
Chapter 7: Monitoring with the Console.
Chapter 8: Audit Collection Services and Agentless Exception Monitoring.
Chapter 9: Reporting.
Chapter 10: Working with Complex Environments.
Part 2: Maintenance and Troubleshooting.
Chapter 11: Optimizing Your Environment.
Chapter 12: Backup, Restore, and Disaster Recovery.
Chapter 13: Troubleshooting.
Chapter 14: Scripting Operations Manager 2007.