ActiveXperts Network Monitor ships with a large collection of WMI based 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.
The foundations for Manageability in Windows 7/2008/Vista/XP/2000 and Millennium Edition/'98 are Windows Management Instrumentation (WMI; formerly WBEM) and WMI extensions for Windows Driver Model (WDM).
ActiveXperts Network Monitor provides the ability to build monitor check routines based on WMI. ActiveXperts has collected more than a hundred WMI samples. You can use these samples as a base for new check routines you can write yourself.
On this site, you can find many WMI samples.
The Win32_SoftwareElement WMI class can be used in ActiveXperts Network Monitor to monitor your servers.
On Error Resume Next strComputer = "." Set objWMIService = GetObject("winmgmts:\\" & strComputer & "\root\cimv2") Set colItems = objWMIService.ExecQuery("Select * from Win32_SoftwareElement",,48) For Each objItem in colItems Wscript.Echo "Attributes: " & objItem.Attributes Wscript.Echo "BuildNumber: " & objItem.BuildNumber Wscript.Echo "Caption: " & objItem.Caption Wscript.Echo "CodeSet: " & objItem.CodeSet Wscript.Echo "Description: " & objItem.Description Wscript.Echo "IdentificationCode: " & objItem.IdentificationCode Wscript.Echo "InstallDate: " & objItem.InstallDate Wscript.Echo "InstallState: " & objItem.InstallState Wscript.Echo "LanguageEdition: " & objItem.LanguageEdition Wscript.Echo "Manufacturer: " & objItem.Manufacturer Wscript.Echo "Name: " & objItem.Name Wscript.Echo "OtherTargetOS: " & objItem.OtherTargetOS Wscript.Echo "Path: " & objItem.Path Wscript.Echo "SerialNumber: " & objItem.SerialNumber Wscript.Echo "SoftwareElementID: " & objItem.SoftwareElementID Wscript.Echo "SoftwareElementState: " & objItem.SoftwareElementState Wscript.Echo "Status: " & objItem.Status Wscript.Echo "TargetOperatingSystem: " & objItem.TargetOperatingSystem Wscript.Echo "Version: " & objItem.Version Next