What application can I use to monitor a Win 2003 Service, so that I am notified when it fails?

Question by busterbuster: What application can I use to monitor a Win 2003 Service, so that I am notified when it fails?
I have 4 Windows 2003 Services (some provided by Windows, others built by me) that run on my web servers, which sit behind a load-balancer. I need to monitor multiple services on multiple servers and be notified via email when any of them fail.

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Answer by cliffinutah
Try Microsoft MOM. Those failures should drop records into the event log, and MOM can monitor and notify based on those entries.

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