In This post we will go through the very basic definitions and concepts SCOM , if you are new to scom this post is definitely for you, every thing in this post is from TechNet (Best reference ever) … lets start.
What is SCOM?
Operations Manager is a part of Microsoft System Center 2012 family, SCOM is software that helps you monitor services, devices, and operations for many computers from a single console.
What Operations Manager Does
We all agree that IT departments need to know when there is a problem, identify where the problem is, and figure out what is causing the problem, ideally before the users of the applications encounter the problems. The more computers and devices in the business, the more challenging this task becomes.
Using Operations Manager in the environment makes it easier to monitor multiple computers, devices, services, and applications. The Operations console, shown in the following image, enables you to check the health, performance, and availability for all monitored objects in the environment and helps you identify and resolve problems.