Now this looks good: Microsoft Application Virtualization Management Pack for Systems Center Operations Manager 2007. If you’re deploying applications via any virtualisation/streaming solution, monitoring is essential.

The Microsoft Application Virtualization 4.5 (App-V) Management Pack enables IT professionals to use Microsoft System Center Operations Manager 2007 to monitor App-V server systems. The Management Pack is designed to maximize Application Virtualization Server availability for handling Application Virtualization Client requests. This component delivers an enterprise-level solution to proactively monitor Microsoft Application Virtualization 4.5 server systems.

Feature Summary

  • Monitor and detect Application Virtualization service failures. 
  • Monitor connectivity errors with external App-V dependent services such as SQL and Active Directory Domain Services. 
  • Monitor when the backlog of queued requests crosses thresholds. 
  • Monitor the general health state of the App-V Server. 
  • Monitor machine-wide health metrics as related to App-V Server components. 
  • Visually monitor trends in the backlog of queued requests on App-V Servers. 
  • Monitor the number and type of alerts across the App-V infrastructure. 
  • Monitor response time when communicating with external services.