Using Management Packs
Updated: May 13, 2016
Applies To: System Center 2012 R2 Operations Manager, System Center 2012 - Operations Manager, System Center 2012 SP1 - Operations Manager
Management packs contain settings that enable agents to monitor a specific service or application in System Center 2012 – Operations Manager. These settings include discovery information that allows management servers to automatically detect and begin monitoring objects, a knowledge base that contains error and troubleshooting information, rules and monitors that generate alerts, and reports.
Management packs might also contain tasks, diagnostics, and recovery tools and guidance to help fix problems.
New and updated management packs are continually being released. The recommendations in the Management Pack Life Cycle topic will help you manage the changes in your monitoring environment.
Provides an overview of management pack structure and components.
Lists the management packs that are installed with the product.
Provides a recommended process for administering management packs in your business environment.
Provides procedures for downloading and importing management packs.
Describes how to remove or delete a management pack from a management group.
Explains how to organize and store the overrides you configure.
Describes how to export a management pack so that it can be imported to another management group.
Describes how to add company knowledge to rules and monitors.