Data Centers

ServersCheck 7.0: The Right Tool for the Job?

Define service logon settings

By default, the ServersCheck services run in the context of the localsystem account. While this scenario is great for services that stay local--as in, the service does not access other computers--as soon as that service tries to get to something on another computer, the service needs credentials that can span systems.

On this screen, provide the username and password for an account that has administrative rights over every system that you plan to monitor.

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Since 1994, Scott Lowe has been providing technology solutions to a variety of organizations. After spending 10 years in multiple CIO roles, Scott is now an independent consultant, blogger, author, owner of The 1610 Group, and a Senior IT Executive w...