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WSFC Resource Groups service

The WSFC Resource Groups service, formerly Windows Server Cluster (Groups), monitors the status (Online/Offline/Pending/Other) of the resource groups in a WSFC environment.

This service is based on data returned from the Cluster – Groups (PS) Automation Manager Policy, included with SolarWinds N-central. This AMP file is running the Get-ClusterGroup PowerShell command to determine the status of the resource groups.

Manufacturer information

Service Type Automation Manager Policy
Supported Systems/Applications Windows servers that are part of a WSFC environment.
Max instances on each device 100
Supported device class Servers - Windows
Monitored by Windows agent
Scan interval 5 minutes

Troubleshooting

Issue Recommendation
Minconfigured

Check the following:

  • The targeted device is part of a WSFC environment.
  • In a PowerShell window, confirm that the command import-module failoverclusters runs successfully.

Metrics

Name Default Thresholds
Number of Online Cluster Groups Normal: 1-100,000
Warning: 0-0
Failed: -715,827,880 - -1
Number of Offline Cluster Groups Normal: -2,147,483,648 - 0
Warning: 1 – 715,827,880
Failed: 715,827,880 – 2,147,483,647
Number of Pending Cluster Groups Normal: -2,147,483,648 - 0
Warning: 1 – 715,827,880
Failed: 715,827,880 – 2,147,483,647
Number of Cluster Groups in other states Normal: -2,147,483,648 - 0
Warning: 1 – 715,827,880
Failed: 715,827,880 – 2,147,483,647