Expit announced today the general availability of it SCOM 2007 R2 self-monitoring management pack, a plug-in for Microsoft SCOM 2007 R2 that enables administrators to receive notifications of core SCOM platform components unavilability. Product details are available on Microsoft pinpoint at the following address: http://pinpoint.microsoft.com/en-us/applications/self-monitoring-management-pack-for-microsoft-scom-12884906842, documentation and download instructions are available at the following address: http://expit.com/documents/expit_AMP_SCOMMonitoring_Configuration_Guide.pdf.
"IT teams depend on System Center Operations Manager notifications and alerts to monitor their datacenters and applications. This dependency creates a bottleneck when SCOM services are not available and notifications stop. Expit AMP for SCOM Self-monitoring addresses this issue by enabling notifications to the helpdesk or IT support team on SCOM's unavailability under such circumstances" said Ameen Abdullah, Expit.