SolarWinds Lab Bits: Using Automation to Apply SAM Templates

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Templates lie at the heart of SAM’s monitoring power. But unlike the hardware-based items that rarely change, software can come and go. And even when software remains, it may not be used (such as old installations of IIS). In this Lab Bits, we’ll show you how to use SolarWinds groups, which can be tied to queries and alerts, to automatically apply and remove SAM templates.

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