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Microsoft perl sample code

The foundations for Manageability in Windows is 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. The Microsoft WMI class can be used in ActiveXperts Network Monitor to monitor your servers.

Sample Code

use Win32::OLE('in');

my $computer = ".";

my $objWMIService = Win32::OLE->GetObject("winmgmts:\\\\$computer\\root\\MicrosoftActiveDirectory") or die "WMI connection failed.\n";
my $colItems = $objWMIService->ExecQuery("SELECT * FROM Microsoft_LocalDomainInfo", "WQL");

foreach my $objItem (in $colItems) {
	print "DCname: $objItem->{DCname}\n";
	print "DNSname: $objItem->{DNSname}\n";
	print "FlatName: $objItem->{FlatName}\n";
	print "SID: $objItem->{SID}\n";
	print "TreeName: $objItem->{TreeName}\n";
	print "\n";
	print "########\n";
	print "\n";