Email alert on CPU utilization exceeeds 90%

Posted on 2012-09-13
Last Modified: 2012-10-19
Hi Friends,
For a windows server 2008 r2, can we have an email alert soon the CPU utilization exceeds, say, 90%.....
Question by:Minesh Shah
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    by:Minesh Shah
    Hi Exchange9,

    Thanks for ur advise, these were VERY GOOD material to go through.
    The last link worked for me, i had to flip a bit for windows server 2008 r2 but that is okay.

    Problem is this thing can run at max for a week.

    This must work FOREVER & not a week or day.

    So in future at time if CPU utilization reaches 90% same instance i should get an email saying cpu utilization exceeded..

    Any idea....

    May be a powershell script or something else...
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    Have you looked into Microsoft's System Center Ops Manager (aka SCOM)?

    It would meet this need, plus alert on a million other things, drive usage, latency, email queues, etc.
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