• IIS Application Initialization

    Hi All, I've been trying to get the Application Initialization working for the SolarWinds Orion server, as it is painfully slow loading in the morning (up to 10 minutes sometimes). I've tried to follow the instructio...
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  • How are you managing your monitoring scripts?

    Systems admins, you're writing powershell and other automation scripts constantly. How do you manage these?
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  • You can start services remotely using an alert or a scrip

    example when a server is monitored by agent and this fails without the need to enter by CPR to be able to start the service remotely from the orion console, from powershell wmi rpc or by some other means.
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  • Advanced File Age Monitor with PowerShell

    Hi, I need to monitor the age of file in a folder. I can not use the default File Age monitor because it does not accept a wildcard for filename. The files that are in the folder have different names, hence the nee...
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  • Dell hardware sensors not showing for all nodes

    I have now moved my monitoring to SNMP for my Dell Hyper-V Hosts but I am getting mixed results after I refresh their resources to setup monitoring.   Here are some examples of this: Dell PowerEdge R710 with Op...
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  • How to integrate Solarwinds SAM with LDAP for authentication

    Hi Team,   We want to integrate Solarwinds SAM with active directory so that users can use AD credential for SAM login.Please let us know what would be the best approach for this.DOes automatic user/group sync h...
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  • Configure ForgeRock OpenAM for single sign-on login to the Orion Web Console

    I am hoping that somebody might have experience or insight regarding Orion SAML 2.0.   I have been tasked to provide SSO login for Orion. I attempted to follow this guideline: Authenticate Orion Platform users ...
  • Dynamic Orion Maps

    Hello all,   I have a question that I'm having difficulty in coming up with a solution. I'm hoping others might have experienced the same situation and can share their experiences or ideas.   First a littl...
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  • SAM reporting features and event console

    Hi Team,   We are new to SAM and having below questions regarding SAM...   1.What about the reporting features of SAM? Ca we extract performance/availability reports from SAM for a certain period?   ...
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  • SSL Certificate expire alert template and alert creation

    HI I'm very new to the Solarwinds, I have received a task to create and alert for all the servers certificate expire date. with status information, warning,critical.  can any help on this please.
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  • SAM - How to organize nodes ?

    first of all im new to solarwinds, have only been using the product for roughly 3 months, so please be nice LOL-   Goodmorning all,   This a loaded, yet, very vague question. Im just looking for general gu...
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  • Orion Server 2017.3

    This template assesses the status of Windows services related to the main Orion server. Click here to learn about prerequisites and individual component monitors in this template, as included in the SAM Template Refer...
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  • AIX

    This template assesses the performance of the AIX operating system installed on the target server. Perl scripts are used for monitoring the performance of queries. Download and install the NET-SNMP agent on the AIX se...
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  • AIX LPD

    AIX LPD This template assesses the status and performance of an AIX LPD print service and uses Perl scripts to retrieve performance data. AIX is an enterprise-class UNIX operating system (OS) for the POWER processor a...
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  • Active Directory 2016 Services and Counters

    This template assesses the overall health of Active Directory 2016 services and counters on a domain controller. It is recommended to use this template with “Windows Server 2016 Services and Counters” temp...
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  • Active Directory 2016 Domain Controller Security.apm-template

    This template allows you to check locked, disabled users and events from Windows security log related with Windows 2016 Domain Controller security. For a list of SAM component monitors included in this template, selec...
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  • Active Directory 2008 R2 Services and Counters

    This template assesses the overall health of Active Directory 2008 R2 services and counters on a domain controller. SolarWinds recommends using this template in conjunction with the Windows Server 2003—2008 Serv...
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  • Create Dynamic Orion Group based on Active Directory group(s) or OU(s)

    This question has been asked before (in 2015) here How to create a Group using Dynamic Query of Active Directory OU? (The solution was to do a one time csv import. I'd like to make something a little more dynamic) ...
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  • Active Directory 2008 R2 - 2012 Services and Counters

    This template assesses the overall health of Active Directory 2008 R2 - 2012 services and counters on a domain controller. SolarWinds recommends using this template in conjunction with the Windows Server 2003—20...
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