AIX Management Pack Guide for System Center 2012 - Operations Manager

Updated: April 4, 2012

Applies To: System Center 2012 - Operations Manager

The AIX Management Pack helps you manage your AIX computers as part of your System Center 2012 - Operations Manager infrastructure.

The AIX Management Pack alerts you to problems with components such as agents and services so you can continuously monitor the servers and clients on which your business depends.

This guide was written based on version 7.3.2086.0 of the AIX Management Pack for System Center 2012 - Operations Manager.

Guide History


Release Date Changes

April 2012

Original release of this guide

Supported Configurations

In general, the supported configurations are outlined in System Requirements for System Center 2012 – Operations Manager.

Supported Versions of AIX

Management Pack File Operating System Name Power Processor

AIX 5.3 Operating System


AIX 6.1 Operating System


AIX 7 Operating System



Agent prerequisites for AIX computers can be found in Supported UNIX and Linux Operating System Versions.

Files in this Management Pack

The following table describes the files that are included in this management pack:


File name Display name Description


AIX Operating System Library

AIX Core Library

AIX 5.3 Operating System

Support for AIX 5.3 Operating System

AIX 6.1 Operating System

Support for AIX 6.1 Operating System

AIX 7 Operating System

Support for AIX 7 Operating System