Customized monitoring of wide range of 3rd applications in SCOM/OpsMgr 2012 is now possible via Solarwinds System Center Extension pack. Solarwinds System Center Extension Pack includes “Server & Application Monitor (SolarWinds-SAM-v5.5.0-Eval-p857 )” and “System Center Management Pack ( System-Center-Management-Pack-v2.1.0) . It also provides native support for more than 150 applications including IBM® DB2, Apache™, Oracle® & more. You can download the free train version of Solarwinds System Center Extension Pack from here
Advantages of using Solarwinds System Center Extension Pack
Broad application coverage : With support for over 150 applications, you can quickly add agentless application monitoring for any application including IBM DB2, Oracle®, Apache™, Citrix®, and more.
Customize alert actions & thresholds : Easily configure alerts and escalation sequences based on correlated events, sustained conditions, complex combinations of states, and more.
End to end visibility : Visually track the overall health of the application and server infrastructure and quickly troubleshoot issues by identifying whether the problem stems from an application, server, or network issue.
Resolve performance problems : Resolve performance problems Reboot servers, kill process and start/stop services all with a click of a button status.
Expert Monitoring Templates : Built-in expert knowledge helps you know what to monitor, why, and the optimal thresholds for each application.
Custom application monitoring : It takes just minutes to scan and monitor performance for applications leveraging VMware® performance counters, JMX, WMI, UNIX®, and more.
System Center Integration : Seamlessly integrate server, application and network performance alerts with System Center Operations Manager.
Do it yourself deployment : Get application visibility in about an hour – no professional services needed!
Process monitoring : Visualize monitored and unmonitored processes that cause spikes in resource usage.
Enterprise Level Scale : Enjoy comprehensive application monitoring that is proven to scale to thousands of logical endpoints.