ActiveXperts Network Monitor ships with a large collection of PowerShell scripts and VBScript scripts to monitor and manage a network.
Use ActiveXperts Netork Monitor to monitor your virtualization servers, domains, computers and devices. It runs on a single Windows server, without agents required on the monitored systems. It has many built-in checks and also allows administrators to create custom checks using PowerShell, VBScript, WMI and SSH.
Microsoft Windows PowerShell is a command-line shell and scripting tool based on the Microsoft .NET Framework. It is designed for system administrators, engineers and developers to control and automate the administration of Windows and applications.
More than hundred command-line tools (so called "cmdlets") can be used to perform system administration tasks and Windows Management Instrumentation (WMI). These cmdlets are easy to use, with standard naming conventions and common parameters, and standard tools for piping, sorting, filtering, and formatting data and objects.
Measure-Object [-Average] [-Maximum] [-Minimum] [-Sum] [[-Property] <string>] [-InputObject <psobject>] [<CommonP arameters>] Measure-Object [-Character] [-IgnoreWhiteSpace] [-Line] [-Word] [[-Property] <string>] [-InputObject <psobject>] [<CommonParameters>]
The Measure-Object cmdlet calculates the property values of certain types of object. Measure-Object performs three types of measurements, depending on the parameters in the command. The Measure-Object cmdlet performs calculations on the property values of objects. It can count objects and calcul ate the minimum, maximum, sum, and average of the numeric values. For text objects, it can count and calculate the number of lines, words, and characters.