My previous employer was at a small software company that made windows server monitoring products. I see that someone new is entering this space with the Simple Server Monitor. Running as a windows service, the product monitors the Windows event log and can take actions based on particular events or conditions, including sending e-mail as well as logging the events or presenting it in a graphical display. Go check it out… right now they’re offering a 20% off coupon (coupon code – V20BETA) during their beta.
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