Scheduled Task Monitor

Version 2

    This template monitors the status of the scheduled task provided as argument and flags if the status is not Running or Ready.

    Prerequisites: WMI access to the target server.

    Credentials: Windows Administrator on the target server.

    Note: Tested on Windows Server 2008 R2

     

    Monitored Component:

    This component returns the Next Run Time and Status. It turns to a critical or unknown state if the task status is "Could not start" or "Unknown".

    Arguments: Scheduled task name to be monitored

    TODO: Exception handling can be added if the regular expression doesn't match the output of schtasks which is used to find the task status.


    NOTE: From SAM 6.1, this feature is available out of the box.