How can we improve the management tools and experience in Windows Server?

[Multi-Machine] Please create consolditated view on the servers in Honolulu console

Actually its possible to add different servers to Honolulu console to manage them individually. It would be great to have a consolidated view over all these managed servers regarding warnings, alerts, performance and capacity data with a drill down option into the affected server object.

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  • Bradley B. Smith commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

    This was the exact functionality I was hoping for when I installed this. Especially dealing with Windows Updates from a centralized view when no WSUS is installed.

  • Mike commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

    I agree with Chris G on this as we have a lot of servers to manage. A quick view to check status will make life easier.


  • Chris G commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

    Yes please! I need a dashboard similar to Server Manager where I can see right away if everything is OK.

  • Jeff Bryant commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

    In addition, I would like to see "nearly expired" certificates in one or more stores, across multiple servers in a single view

  • JFe commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

    I also join the request from Manfred Helber.
    A general survey is essential for a fast view an reporting to C-Level.

  • Ben Loveday commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

    Agreed, it doesn't feel very "Enterprisey" yet. With hundreds or thousands of servers this would become very messy quickly.

  • David Eberhardt commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

    Adding all Servers only lets us manage servers one by one.
    Overall utilisation, pressure points, etc. are not visible.

    A (customisable) dashboard for all Overview stats would be nice

  • Frank commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

    It would be nice to have the ability to see network utilization or disk utilization of all servers or those that you choose, in its own dashboard.

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