At this point, you should have your OpsMgr environment up and running and ready for a test drive. If you don't have this ready just yet, we suggest you take a read over Chapter 2, Installing System Center Operations Manager before you attempt to work through any of the examples here.
In this chapter, you will learn about the Operations console and its associated 'little brother'— the Web console. These consoles are essential tools that help you and your operators navigate around OpsMgr and they're the first place you visit when you want to make any customizations or troubleshoot problems.
Here's what we'll cover in this chapter: