image Steve Rachui posted Part 3 in his series on monitors in Operations Manager 2007.  If you liked the first two then you’ll love this one:

This is part 3 (and last) of my series of posts describing monitors.  The first post, found here, discussed unit monitors, which are the engine of monitoring. The second post, found here, discussed aggregate monitors, the ‘umbrella’ monitor sitting above unit monitors and reflecting their collective health forward – ultimately all the way to the class level. 

To continue reading see http://blogs.msdn.com/steverac/archive/2009/10/05/understanding-monitors-in-opsmgr-2007-part-iii-dependency-monitors.aspx

J.C. Hornbeck | Manageability Knowledge Engineer