This readme provides information about the Quest® InTrust® 11.3.1 Knowledge Pack for ACS release.
Integration with Operations Manager ACS using InTrust 11.3.1 Knowledge Pack for ACS and its add-ins provides the following features and benefits:
Long-term data storage, archival, and backup. With InTrust, you can use file-based or Centera-based repositories to store audit data in a compressed form for any period of time; extract events from the repository and restore them in the original format if required; import events to the database for reporting when needed.
Consolidation of audit trails from across your enterprise-wide network. InTrust extends the consolidation capabilities of native Windows auditing tools, providing for consolidation of data from variety of platforms and applications.
Quest expertise in security events analysis. InTrust and Operations Manager integration will provide you with reports on security data, helping you with in-depth analysis of valuable information collected throughout the network.
Before installing Quest InTrust Knowledge Pack for ACS, ensure your system meets the following minimum hardware and software requirements:
Table 1: Hardware requirements
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Microsoft Internet Explorer 6.0 or later
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager Console 2007
Quest InTrust Server 11.0
Microsoft Windows Installer 2.0
Caution: The InTrust for ACS Report Pack should be deployed on the Microsoft SQL Server Reporting Services (SSRS) that is used to run the Operations Manager console.
The InTrust release package contains the following:
Quest InTrust Knowledge Pack for ACS - predefined InTrust objects; should be installed from InTrust setup
Quest InTrust for ACS Management Pack - Microsoft.SystemCenter.OperationsManager.mx4ACS.xml file
Quest InTrust for ACS Report Pack - IT_ACS4SCOM.*.*.*.*.msi file
Gathering and Reporting on Audit Collection Services Data document
Readme (this file)
To install, configure and use the solution, refer to the Preparing for Gathering Audit Collection Services Data.