How to discover RHEL8 linux server in SCOM2016?

Karuna Pandhare 0 Reputation points

We have 2016 SCOM environment. I need to discover RHEL 8 server. Is anyone have solution for this?

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  1. XinGuo-MSFT 10,466 Reputation points


    High Level Overview:

    1. Import Management Packs
    2. Create a resource pool for monitoring RHEL8 Linux servers
    3. Configure the Xplat certificates (export/import) for each management server in the pool.
    4. Create and Configure Run As accounts for Unix/Linux.
    5. Discover and deploy the agents

    Management packs for SCOM to support RHEL 8

    SCOM 2016:



    • Download the Management Pack Bundle (.mpb) for your version of SCOM and import into SCOM via console.
    • Wait for a short while after import completes (~5 - 10 mins) before discovering RHEL 8 hosts.