Take the 2-minute tour ×
Server Fault is a question and answer site for professional system and network administrators. It's 100% free, no registration required.

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?

share|improve this question
add comment

1 Answer

up vote 1 down vote accepted

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

share|improve this answer
    
Thanks - Looking into it now .... –  Aaron Oct 16 '13 at 21:30
    
Sure enough, System Center looks like it has a NLB Pack microsoft.com/en-us/download/details.aspx?id=15674 –  Aaron Oct 16 '13 at 22:04
add comment

Your Answer

 
discard

By posting your answer, you agree to the privacy policy and terms of service.

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.