Every data center could use a little more monitoring. It's monitoring that alerts you before problems occur and systems go down. In this course, Introducing System Center 2016 - Operations Manager (SCOM), you'll learn the ins and outs of monitoring an on-premises and in-the-cloud data center using System Center Operations Manager 2016 with the courses in this learning path. First, you'll discover what exactly SCOM is, and develop a deeper understanding of the history of monitoring. Next, you'll explore the experience of a SCOM installation. Finally, you'll delve into how to monitor Windows Server 2016 resources. By the end of this course, you'll have the necessary knowledge to extend that monitoring into the cloud and onto your web applications.