Note: Update cmWatcher to Version 3.14

Intro

connmove released a new Version of cmWatcher which supports the SAP Solution Manager Monitor and Alering Infrastructure (MAI) for SCOM.

Problem

You already use cmWatcher and want do update to this new version. If your current version is higher than 3.11. this note explain the upgrade path.

If you use cmWatcher Version < 3.11, please follow section „Steps if you have an older version“ in this note.

Solution

Steps for updating cmWatcher:

  • Uninstall cmWatcher.
  • Download the latest version of cmWatcher from http://connmove.eu/software/downloads/.
  • Unzip the downloaded file and install cmWatcher.
  • Update cmWatcher database:
    • Open the file CmWatcherDBUpdate.sql which is contained in the program directory of cmWatcher.
    • You will find the line USE [cmWatcher]. If you have named your database other than cmWatcher, edit the line.
    • Execute the script.
  • Open the cmWatcher GUI, go to the tab SCOM, select the respective entry and choose Install Management Pack.

For further informations on how to configure cmWatcher see the manual (you can find it in the cmWatcherSetup.zip file).

Steps if you have an older version:

  • Uninstall cmWatcher.
  • Remove cmWatcher Management Pack from SCOM.
  • Delete database of cmWatcher.
  • Download the latest version of cmWatcher from http://connmove.eu/software/downloads/.
  • Unzip the downloaded file and install cmWatcher.
  • Install/Configure cmWatcher as described in the manual (you can find it in the cmWatcherSetup.zip file).