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Chapter 5: Monitoring Office 365 with System Center
Figure 5-1 System Center 2012 capabilities across IT services.
System Center 2012 is an integrated management platform that helps you to easily and
efficiently manage your datacenters, client devices, and hybrid cloud IT environments.
System Center 2012 is the only platform to offer comprehensive management of applications,
services, physical resources, hypervisors, software-defined networks, configuration and
automation in a single offering.
System Center Configuration Manager is not generally recognized as a monitoring solution.
However, underneath the covers, System Center Configuration Manager monitors a series
of events, such as users who log on to workstations at the agent level or a configuration
item being tracked by the agent in case of any deviations from the organization's standard
System Center Data Protection Manager is primarily responsible for data protection. To do
so, it constantly monitors changes on the workloads it is protecting.
System Center Orchestrator is responsible for monitoring system events that will trigger
and execute pre-defined procedures known as runbooks.
System Center Service Manager is an incident management component and thus monitors
for changes to incidents and executes workflows accordingly.