Verax NMS Microsoft Windows host management plugin enables easy monitoring, alerting, health check, management and performance reporting for Microsoft Windows workstations and servers. The plugin uses a mixed model of WMI and SNMP to communicate with managed Windows hosts.
The view provides a configuration summary for a Windows workstation or a server including:
The view displays information about Windows logical storage (disks and memory) such as storage name, size and current usage.
The view displays information about Windows long term storage including:
The view provides an overview of currently running processes including:
The view provides detailed view of the installed software including: package name (e.g. Microsoft .NET Framework 4), type (e.g. application) and last modification date (installation or update).
The view provides an inventory of physical devices in the system (similar to Windows Device Manager):
The view provides a list of all installed printers along with name (e.g. Microsoft XPS Document Writer), description, status and error information.
The view provides information on detected network interfaces including:
The view provides detailed information about IP (Internet Protocol) network configuration of a Microsoft Windows host including:
The plugin provides predefined templates for most commonly monitored Microsoft Windows items (listed in the table below). Other, user-defined sensors and performance counters can be added.
|Microsoft Windows monitoring templates|
|Microsoft Windows CPU Utilization|
|Microsoft Windows Memory Utilization|
|Microsoft Windows Free Disk Space|
|Microsoft Windows Percent Disk Reads Time|
|Microsoft Windows Percent Disk Writes Time|
|Microsoft Windows Disk Reads Per Second|
|Microsoft Windows Disk Writes Per Second|
|Microsoft Windows Free Memory|
|Microsoft Windows Interface Input Traffic|
|Microsoft Windows Interface Output Traffic|
|Microsoft Windows Interface Inbound Non-unicast Packets|
|Microsoft Windows Interface Outbound Non-unicast Packets|
|Microsoft Windows Interface Traffic Ratio|
|Microsoft Windows Interface Unicast Ratio|
|Microsoft Windows Interface Discarded Packets Ratio|
|Microsoft Windows Interface Packets With Errors Ratio|
|Microsoft Windows Storage Usage|
|Microsoft Windows Storage Percentage Usage|
|Microsoft Windows Physical Memory Usage|
|Microsoft Windows Physical Memory Percentage Usage|
|Microsoft Windows Virtual Memory Usage|
|Microsoft Windows Virtual Memory Percentage Usage|
The following additional sensors can be created for a Windows host: