New Print Server Management Pack Supports Windows Server 2008 R2 and Windows Server 2012

New Print Server Management Pack Supports Windows Server 2008 R2 and Windows Server 2012

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A new version of the print server management pack adds support for Windows Server 2008 R2 and Windows Server 2012.  The management pack can be used in Operations Manager 2007 R2 or in System Center 2012 – Operations Manager. 



The Microsoft Windows Server Print Server Management Pack monitors the performance and availability of print servers running on Windows 2000 Server, Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2008 R2, and Windows Server 2012. In addition to monitoring the health of print servers, the management pack can also provide insight into the status of shared printers. By detecting, alerting on, and automatically responding to critical events and performance indicators, this management pack helps indicate, correct, and prevent possible operating system service outages.

Feature Summary
The management pack provides functionality to:

  • Monitor performance and Windows events
  • Display detailed monitoring data through views
  • Allow operator to manage print servers
  • Ensure correct configurations

The downloadable management pack and documentation can be found here:

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  • It isn't finding any 2008 R2 Print Servers.  Discoveries are enabled.  Am I missing something?

  • Wondering if Printer queue status reporting is possible with the new packs...
    so that it can detect the following printer states:
    Paper Jam
    Out of Paper
    Printer Offline
    Intervention Required
    Toner Low
    Insufficient Memory
    Open Door
    Output Tray is Full

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