Windows Server DHCP Management Pack for System Center Operations Manager 2007

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    This management pack monitors DHCP infrastructure health, availability, and performance.
    • Note:There are multiple files available for this download.Once you click on the "Download" button, you will be prompted to select the files you need.


      File Name:

      Windows Server DHCP Management Pack.msi


      Date Published:


      File Size:

      530 KB

      173 KB

        The Windows Server DHCP 2003/2008/2008R2 Management Pack includes monitors, rules, views, and reports for the monitoring of your DHCP infrastructure. Alerts contain a context-sensitive knowledge base of useful information to help administrators resolve an issue when DHCP fails to process.

        Feature Summary
        This management pack alerts you of the following conditions:
        • Ability to monitor for DHCP and DHCPv6 service availability (stopped state)
        • Ability to monitor for startup failures that are due to issues found within service initialization data
        • Ability to monitor for startup failures that are due to network or communication issues
        • Ability to monitor for unexpected service terminations
        • Ability to monitor DHCP and DHCPv6 scope
        • Ability to detect when unauthorized DHCP and DHCPv6 servers are on the network
        • Ability to detect when DHCP and DHCPv6 are unable to restore the DHCP database
        • Ability to monitor DHCP NAP related events
        • Ability to monitor the Link Layer filtering feature that is used to allow or deny the servicing of IP address to clients
        • Ability to monitor the Name Protection feature that is used to prevent name squatting issues caused due to non-Windows operating system computers on the network that register with DNS using a name that is already with DNS
        • Ability to monitor the scope with delay feature that is used to prevent exhaustion of IP addresses from a scope especially those deployed for redundancy such as split-scope
        • Ability to monitor the configuration changes made on DHCP and DHCPv6 scopes and certain features at DHCP and DHCPv6 server levels

        Release History
        • 10/26/2007 - Release of Windows Server 2000/2003 DHCP MP for OpsMgr 2007, version 6.0.5000.41
        • 8/15/2008 - Added support for Windows Server 2008, version 6.0.6383.0
        • 11/7/2008 - Updated release, version 6.0.6452.0, for DHCP 2000/2003/2008
        • 6/28/2010 - Updated release, version 6.0.6709.0, with added support for DHCP 2008 R2
    • Supported Operating System

      Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2008 R2

        • Other Software
          • Systems Center Operations Manager 2007 SP1
          • Windows Server 2003 DHCP, 2008 DHCP, or 2008 R2 DHCP
      • To download the management pack
        1. Click the Download link and download the management pack module.
        2. Double-click the management pack executable and follow the instructions to extract the management pack files to a temporary directory.

        Importing a Management Pack and Reports
        You can import this management pack and reports using the Operations console, following these steps:
        1. Open the Operations console.
        2. Click Administration.
        3. Right click Management Packs and select the Import/Export Management Pack option.