Are Web application aggregate rollup monitor alerts not very useful?

In my last post, I described about creating an actionable alert to a specific unit monitor – the status code monitor. You can do the same for all the other unit monitors. To that post, John Curtiss responded ‘Availability aggregate rollups for the web application monitors are pretty useless’. John is right. The rollup simply… Read more

Actionable Alerts for Web applications in Operations Manager 2007

With Operations Manager 2007, monitoring of Web based applications using a synthetic transaction approach was much easier with the inclusion of Web application monitoring template. This replaced the Web sites and services Management Pack in MOM 2005 and leveraged the benefits of the model based approach and state-centric monitoring available in OpsMgr.  One of the… Read more

.NET application monitoring and DSI – MOM and AVIcode Management Pack

Application development and application maintenance are no longer separate. Closing the loop between operations and development is critical for keeping the total cost of operations down. Recently, the AVIcode .NET Operations management pack was released on the MOM Management pack catalog. In this webast, learn how Microsoft Visual Studio 2005 Team System and AVIcode Intercept Studio 2.3… Read more