This topic explains how to configure Microsoft Exchange.

About this task

No configuration is required to enable vRealize Hyperic to collect Exchange metrics. As desired, you can disable discovery of services, and enable log tracking.

Procedure

  1. To configure monitoring options for servers of type Exchange, navigate to the Configuration Properties page for the Exchange server instance.
    1. To disable service discovery uncheck the Auto-Discover, IMAP4s, POP3s, and Other Services box and click OK.
      • By default the Exchange plugin discovers the IMAP4, POP3, and Web services running in Exchange.

      • By default, the Exchange plugin does not perform log tracking for servers of type Exchange.

  2. To configure monitoring options for servers of type Exchange Transport, navigate to the Configuration Properties page for the Exchange Transport server instance.
    1. To disable service discovery uncheck the Auto-Discover SmtpReceives and SmtpSend boxes and click OK.
      • By default the Exchange plugin discovers the SmtpReceive and SmtpSend services running in Exchange Transport.