Introduction to the Red Hat Enterprise Linux Management Pack

Updated: July 13, 2011

Applies To: Operations Manager 2007, Operations Manager 2007 R2

The Red Hat Enterprise Linux management pack provides both proactive and reactive monitoring of the Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server 4 (x64) and Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server 5 (x64) operating systems. It monitors Red Hat Enterprise Linux components such as processes, resources, and server agents.

The monitoring provided by this management pack includes availability and configuration monitoring, performance data collection, and default thresholds. You can integrate the monitoring of Red Hat components into your service-oriented monitoring scenarios.

In addition to health monitoring capabilities, this management pack includes reports, diagnostics, tasks, and views that enable near real-time diagnosis and resolution of detected issues.

Getting the Latest Management Pack and Documentation

You can find the Red Hat Enterprise Linux management pack in the System Center Operations Manager 2007 Catalog (