View management packs enable you to use SCOM to monitor and manage the state of View components.

Table 1. View Management Packs

View Management Pack

Description

VMware.View.Discovery.mp

Contains the agent that discovers instances of View Server installations.

VMware.View.Monitoring.mp

Contains the views and monitors that you can use with View in the Operations Manager console.

VMware.View.Library.mp

Contains class and relationship definitions for the managed objects in View.

VMware.View.Image.Library.mp

Contains graphics that represent the classes defined in VMware.View.Library.mp.

The View management packs are installed in the C:\Program Files\VMware\VMware View\Server\extras\ManagementPacks directory on a View Connection Server instance or security server when you install the View Connection Server software.

The View management packs require the default System management pack that is installed with SCOM and the management pack for Microsoft Windows Server Base OS System Center Operations Manager 2007.