What is a Windows Scheduled Tasks check?
A Windows Tasks check is a process designed to capture information about the scheduled tasks that are enabled and not hidden on a Windows server. It involves running a console command to gather this information.
Regularly performing a Scheduled Tasks check can provide valuable insights into server operations and help identify potential issues. It can ensure that tasks are running as expected and that resources are being used efficiently.
How to monitor Windows Scheduled Tasks checks?
ServicePilot makes it easy to monitor Windows Scheduled Tasks requiring minimal configuration on the target device. A resource of the server-windows-tasks package then needs to be added via the ServicePilot web interface.
How to install a windows-tasks resource?
- Use your ServicePilot OnPremise installation or a SaaS account.
- Add a new windows-tasks resource via the web interface (
/prmresources) or via API (
/prmpackagespage), the default ServicePilot agent or another agent will be provisioned automatically.
Details of the windows-tasks package are located in the
/prmpackagespage of the software.
ServicePilot enables you to deliver IT services faster and more securely with automated discovery and advanced monitoring features.
By correlating the technology WINDOWS TASKS with APM and infrastructure monitoring, ServicePilot is able to provide a more comprehensive view of an organization's IT environment.
This allows IT teams to quickly identify and diagnose issues that may be impacting application performance, and take corrective action before end-users are affected.