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Concord Communications' Spectrum Service Manager 7.1

Spectrum Setup





Spectrum's Service Manager



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Running Spectrum Service Manager in our Syracuse University Real-World Labs®, I discovered hundreds of items, including switches, routers, Web and WebSphere servers, and services such as DNS and Mail. I used these to create service groups.

One of the first services I set up monitored the canned WebSphere application--I called it "Plant Store," because WebSphere's Plant Store was at the heart of the group. My Plant Store service included the WebSphere service, DNS, Web server and the switch to which the WebSphere server was attached.


Good

• Customizable service monitoring
• Once-defined policies can be used again and again
• Topology information is automatically used for service management
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