MOM Reporting allows you to publish reports (saved as HTML) and
make them available through the MOM Administrator Consoles and the
Web Console. You can also configure Microsoft Operations
Manager 2000 (MOM) to automatically generate and publish
MOM provides flexible components that allow you to setup your
configuration groups in many ways. The MOM setup program creates
directories and sets several configuration values to support HTML
report generation and publication. To automatically generate
reports and make them available in the MOM Administrator Console
and the Web Console, you should understand these settings. For more
information about these default settings, see Report Publishing.
To configure MOM to automatically publish
If the Web Console server and MOM Reporting are installed on
different computers, set the MOM Reporting virtual directory on
your Web Console server to point to the directory on the MOM
Reporting server that you have designated for saving HTML
Set the Web Console server virtual directory locations in the
database by completing the following steps:
Expand Microsoft Operations Manager (default) in the
left pane of the MOM Administrator Console.
Expand Configuration in the left pane.
Click Global Settings in the left pane.
Click Web Addresses in the right pane.
Click Action on the menu bar.
Click Properties on the Action menu.
Specify the computer name and virtual directory for the Web
Console server (computer/OnePointOperations) and MOM
Reporting (computer/Reporting), and then click
Add the users who should be able to view the reports to the
OnePointOp MOM Reporting group. This group enables users to view
the data in the database.
Set the HTML properties for MOM Reporting on the Web Console
server to store the generated reports in the Reports directory on
the local computer. The MOM Reporting virtual directory points to
the Reports directory. For more information, see Setting Options for Saving HTML
Set the following required permissions for the scheduler
service you will use to run the batch file you created:
Write permission for the Reports directory on the local