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I would like to be notified when one of my clusters in Network Load Balancing Manager starts up or fails. The documentation seems to infer that there are no advanced scripting, logging, or notification capabilities in NLB and that my only option is to have it write events to a log.txt file. Is that true?

I need to execute some code in response to the start up/failure of a cluster. Is this possible (without a great deal of work) with NLB as it exists today? If not, what other tools (other than MS Application Center) might I consider using?

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You can monitor NLB Heath with with System Center Operations Manager.

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Thanks - Looking into it now .... – Aaron Oct 16 '13 at 21:30
Sure enough, System Center looks like it has a NLB Pack – Aaron Oct 16 '13 at 22:04

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