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PowerShell for server monitoring

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How to write a powershell to poll a list of servers and send out an notification for those servers that don't receive the ping response ?

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Not wanting to re-invent the wheel have you looked at the script on technet?

http://gallery.technet.microsoft.com/scriptcenter/d0670079-6158-4dc5-a9da-b261c70e4b7d

It worked pretty well for us until we decided to make the move to Nagios.
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or if you want to write your own little script. here it is

$computers = read-host "Enter server name"

test-connection $computers

you can add loops on to it. the above works for one computer. or the script mentioned above will do the job
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