Updated: August 5, 2011
Applies To: Windows Server 2008 R2
An event source is a remote computer that delivers events to the Event Collector service based on the query in the event subscription. Each subscription uses the same query to connect to multiple event sources.
The following is a list of all aspects that are part of this managed entity:
An event source failing to activate or a source becoming inactive does not invalidate an event subscription, but no events are received from the inactive source.