Domain Expiration

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    This template allows you to monitor the expiration date of the target domain name by retrieving this information from the WHOIS web service API.


    Prerequisites: None.

    Credentials: Administrator credentials on Orion server.


    Components Monitors

    Domain Expiration

    This component returns the number of days left before the target domain name will expire.

    Note: This monitor returns the statistic only for domains from .com, .net or .edu root domains. Before using this monitor, the correct arguments should be provided:

    domain_name
    where
    domain_name – full name of domain name.

    Below is an example using the Scripts Arguments field:
    solarwinds.com

     

    Configuring Windows Remote Management (WinRM)

    1. If not already done so, install PowerShell 2.0 and WinRM on the SAM and target servers. Powershell 2.0 can be found here: http://support.microsoft.com/kb/968930.
    2. On the SAM server, open a command prompt as an administrator. To do this, perform the following step:
    • Go to the Start menu and right-click the cmd.exe and then select Run as Administrator.
    1. Enter the following in the command prompt:
             winrm quickconfig
      winrm set winrm/config/client @{TrustedHosts="*"}
    2. 4.     On the target server, open a command prompt as an Administrator and enter the following:
             winrm quickconfig
      winrm set winrm/config/client @{TrustedHosts="IP_ADDRESS"}

    where IP address is the IP address of your SAM server.

     

    Last updated 12/12/2014