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Microsoft Forefront Threat Management Gateway (TMG) 2010 Management Pack for Operations Manager 2007

This MP monitors Forefront TMG and includes monitors and rules to track the deployed topology & features, performance, availability, and reliability of Forefront TMG components. With detailed alert information, you can quickly identify and troubleshoot Forefront TMG issues, minimizing time-to-resolution when problems occur. You can collect and analyze performance trends and metrics, and obtain performance information that allows you to manage bottlenecks, identify capacity requirements, and proactively manage your Forefront TMG deployment to resolve issues before problems occur.
Note: Use this management pack to monitor Forefront TMG only. To monitor older versions use:FF TMG

Feature Summary

The Management Pack for Forefront TMG provides monitoring for network protection, caching and access scenarios for Forefront TMG. Features included:

  • Topology and feature deployment
  • Events indicating service outages
  • Alerts indicating configuration issues and connected data source changes
  • Verification that all dependant services are running
  • Configuration storage synchronization

Release History

  • 1/11/2010 – Original release, version 7.0.7695.1

System Requirement

Supported Operating Systems: Windows Server 2008 R2; Windows Server 2008 Service Pack 2

  • Other Software
    • Forefront Threat Management Gateway (TMG) 2010
    • System Center Operations Manager 2007 or System Center Operations Manager 2007 R2


Downloading the install file
To download the module

  1. Click on the link to the right, and download the management pack installation module
  2. On the Microsoft System Center Operations Manager server, click on the executable to extract the files into a temporary directory

Importing a Management Pack Module

You can import this management pack module using the Microsoft Operations Manager administrative console and following these steps:

  1. Open the Microsoft System Center Operations Manager administrative console
  2. Select the Administration tab (left side tool bar)
  3. Right-click Management packs node and select Import Management Packs option
  4. In the dialog opened, click the “Add” button and select Microsoft.Forefront.TMG.mp file from the path you extracted the files from the module you downloaded before
  5. Once the status is ready to import, click on the Install button.

Follow the instructions until you have finished importing the management pack module. Additional information can be found in the attached Management Pack Guide file, which is located in the extraction path of the install module.