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.
    Version:

    6.0.6709.0

    File Name:

    Windows Server DHCP Management Pack.msi

    OM2007_MP_DHCP.docx

    Date Published:

    7/9/2010

    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.