For the older brothers, the monitoring management pack for SCOM is now available for Lync Server 2013 – #Lync #SCOM #BigBrother ;)

Lync Server 2013 Monitoring Management Pack for System Center Operations Manager: System Center Operations Manager 2007 R2 and System Center Operations Manager 2012

Lync Server 2013 Management Packs contain comprehensive monitoring tools including:

  • End-to-End scenario availability from various locations.
  • Call reliability and quality perceived by real users.
  • Component health and performance. Active Monitoring Management pack
  • Geographically distributable end-to-end scenario validation for Lync Server 2010 and Lync Server 2013 deployments. This includes coverage for internal, remote and branch office users.
  • Increased scenario coverage in areas like AV Edge Connectivity and Exchange Unified Message Connectivity.
  • Enhanced troubleshooting logs to streamline root cause analysis of failures. Component and User Management pack
  • Increased reliability monitoring of real end user calls and conferences.
  • Integrated media quality alerts driven from Quality of Experience (QoE) data reported by client applications.
  • Full event and performance monitoring for all Lync 2013 roles.

Download & more info @ http://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/details.aspx?id=35842