N/APosted on - 01/30/2012
I am experiencing problems with monitoring some of my SQL servers. I try to find the servers in monitoring mode under Microsoft SQL Server->Computers and it does not work as it is.
Can someone explain what's wrong with this? Thanks ahead.
[MS-SQL] Cannot find some SQL servers
Windows Authentication mode. It is the most secure authentication mode for SQL Server. When Windows Authentication mode is configured, SQL Sever uses Windows security to validate the account and password of the requesting user account with the Windows operating system. SQL Server authentication. This is provided by SQL Server Authentication mode. It exists only for backward compatibility with applications and users that need to access SQL Server by using an explicit user account and password. This is the least secure of the modes.