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Every 5 minutes I have a couple of failed login attempts from a Biztalk server to the SQL server.

Login failed for user 'DOMAIN\SERVER01$'. Reason: Token-based server access validation failed with an infrastructure error. Check for previous errors

I traced the failed logins to back to a service on the Biztalk server. The failed PIDs were pointing to a wmiprvse.exe that was using a LOCAL SERVICE.

I know I could either grant the Biztalk server access to the SQL server or I could change that service to run with a different account BUT I'd like to know what is using the WMI service before doing this.

How can you tell what is using the WMI service?

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Check the application event log for errors on the Biztalk server? –  Jon Seigel Aug 20 '12 at 17:33
    
After more digging in the Ops Manager Log, it turns out it was some Biztalk discovery tool. Still looking for a way to find out how to troubleshoot the WMI service though. –  SqlSandwiches Aug 20 '12 at 20:03
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