op5 releases new Management Packs making it easier to deploy Microsoft server monitoring

op5 today announced the release of six new Management Packs supporting server monitoring solution op5 Monitor. The packages follow up on the successful introduction of Management Packs in op5 Monitor 6.2 and are designed to simplify the deployment of professional monitoring of Microsoft servers.As IT environments get more sophisticated and complex it becomes increasingly important for IT operation teams to maintain a unified view of the infrastructure that databases and applications depend on for reliable delivery. Without a unified approach, IT operations risk losing out on the visibility and control they need to ensure the performance and availability of critical services to their business users.

The op5 Monitor Management Packs are developed to make it easier and less time-consuming to deploy unified monitoring of equipment in an IT environment. The tailored packages also support IT change management processes by minimizing the work required to add new devices to a monitoring solutions.
The new Management Packs support the following range of Microsoft servers:

  • Microsoft AD Server
  • Microsoft Exchange Server 2013
  • Microsoft Hyper-V Server
  • Microsoft IIS server
  • Microsoft SQL Server
  • Microsoft Windows Server via WMI

– We have designed our Management Packs to be a great time saver for system administrators and the IT-department overall. The packages help kick-starting great monitoring of complex systems. They also create a way for IT operations to maintain consistent standards of high-quality monitoring across larger implementations and over time, says Jan Josephson, CTO at op5.

The release contains a total of 15 new management packs, including the six specific Microsoft but also covering pack for Cisco, Citrix, Dell and HP equipment.

In addition to the predefined Management Packs available, op5 Monitor also offers sysadmins the freedom to create Management Packs based on their own needs and level of expertise.
Learn more about op5 Monitor Management Packs from the video: At the doorstep video – Management Packs & Host wizard [https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=biCbYQidx1E ]

Contact op5 
Jan Josephson, CTO op5
Phone: 46 8 58 83 01 10
Mobile: 46 707 25 09 00
E-mail: jan.josephson@op5.com

About op5

op5 offers server monitoring solutions that help IT gain control over their operations and deliver IT-services for better business. The product monitors everything for a small but business critical IT environment to fulfilling the needs from the very largest organization with distributed hardware, applications and services. op5 customers around the world appreciate fully supported solutions that are open and easy to get started with, yet flexible for future needs.


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