SMB Witness client received error from a SMB Witness server Rule

  • ID:  Microsoft.Windows.FileServices.Service.SMB.6.2.WitnessClientServerFailed
  • Description:  SMB Witness client received an error from a SMB Witness server.
  • Target:  SMB Service (Windows Server 2012)
  • Enabled:  Yes

Overridable Parameters

Parameter Name Default Value Description Override
Priority 1  
Severity 2  

Run As Profiles

Name
Default

Alert Details

Message Priority Severity
SMB Witness client received error from a SMB Witness server Medium Critical

Rule Knowledgebase

Summary

SMB Witness client received an error from a SMB Witness server.

Causes

This can occur if the SMB Witness service on the cluster node fails. The SMB Witness client will attempt to connect to a different SMB Witness server if one is available.

Resolutions

Make sure there are several cluster nodes online and ensure that SMB Witness service is running on each node.

External References
This rule does not contain any external references.

See Also for Windows Server File & iSCSI Services Management Pack


Downloads for Windows Server File & iSCSI Services Management Pack

AZURE OPTIMIZATION ASSESSMENT GET STARTED
MIGRATION TO AZURE GET STARTED
SYSTEM CENTER MIGRATION TO AZURE GET STARTED
MIGRATION TO AZURE FOR SQL AND WINDOWS 2008 GET STARTED