Gartner Research

Microsoft System Center Operations Manager 2007: Still Making Progress in the Market?

Published: 01 October 2008

ID: G00159167

Analyst(s): David Paul Williams


Compared with its predecessor, Microsoft Operations Manager 2005, Operations Manager 2007 contains some major enhancements. Determine whether it's ready to become an alternative for your organization to multivendor enterprise event correlation and analysis products.

Table Of Contents
  • Overview
  • Architecture and Usability
    • Core Architecture
    • Service Modeling
    • Usability
  • Monitoring Enhancements
    • Network Monitoring
    • Response Time Monitoring
  • Security Enhancements
    • Audit Collection System
    • Role-Based Security
  • Integration
    • Management Packs Based on XML
  • Operations Manager 2007 Summary
    • Strengths
    • Challenges

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