Powershell and WMI, redux

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About a year ago I posted some tricks for pulling information about WMI counters on Windows using the Powershell command line tools.

I’ve been frustrated when trying to use these to find details about the AppFabric Caching counters, because the command line tools are not returning the same data for these as for other counters I’ve wanted to track in the past.

When looking for better tools today I stumbled across this awesome GUI WMI tool written in Powershell that does everything I wanted. With it I was quickly able to find and get details about the AppFabric Caching counters I need. Yay!

Now on to adding them to OpenNMS…