IBM PowerVC

Monitor IBM Power Virtual Connect managed P-series environments

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Data Collection Setup

Metrics are collected via the PowerVC server for PowerVC Hypervisors and Virtual Machines.

Network Requirements

Port: 5000 (TCP)

Least Privileged User

An Administrator user is required for collecting all metrics

Supported Versions

IBM Power VC: 1.4.1.1+

Connection Parameters

Name

Required?

Description

Host

Required

The PowerVC host to connect to.

Port

The port for communication to PowerVC.

Username

Required

Password

Required

SSL Configuration

The SSL mode to use when connecting to the target. Can be configured to use SSL but do not verify the target's certificate (No Verify) or use SSL and verify the target's certificate (Verify).

Event Severity

The Maximum event severity to collect.

Max Events

The maximum number of events to collect.

Collect Virtual Machine

Toggles collection of Virtual Machine resources.

Collect Volume

Toggles collection of Volume resources.

Collect Network

Toggles collection of Network resources.

Connection Timeout

The number of seconds to allow for the API to return a response.


Metrics

Network

Name

Description

Availability Zone

Availability Zone

Description

Description

ID

ID

IPv4 Address Range

IPv4 Address Range

IPv6 Address Range

IPv6 Address Range

MTU

MTU

Name

Name

Status

Status

Power System

Name

Description

CPU Utilization (%)

CPU Utilization

Free Memory (Mebibytes)

Free Memory

Health

Health

ID

ID

IP Address

IP Address

Memory Utilization (%)

Memory Utilization

Name

Name

Reserved Memory (Mebibytes)

Reserved Memory

Reserved Processor Units

Reserved Processor Units

State

State

Status

Status

Total Memory (Mebibytes)

Total Memory

Total Processor Units

Total Processor Units

Type

Type

Used Memory (Mebibytes)

Used Memory

Used Processor Units

Used Processor Units

UUID

UUID

vCPU Count

vCPU Count

vCPU Used

vCPU Used

Version

Version

Virtual Machine Count

Virtual Machine Count

Workload

Workload

Storage

Name

Description

Access State

Access State

Compression Supported

Compression Supported

Default Volume Type

Default Volume Type

Free Capacity (Gibibytes)

Free Capacity

Host Display Name

Host Display Name

Hostname

Hostname

IP Address

IP Address

Total Capacity (Gibibytes)

Total Capacity

Type

Type

Utilization (%)

Utilization

Volume Count

Volume Count

Virtual Machine

Name

Description

Availability Zone

Availability Zone

CPU Utilization (%)

CPU Utilization

Health

Health

Host

Host

Hostname

Hostname

ID

ID

Image ID

Image ID

Instance Name

Instance Name

IP Addresses

IP Addresses

MAC Addresses

MAC Addresses

Maximum Memory (Mebibytes)

Maximum Memory

Maximum vCPUS

Maximum vCPUS

Memory Used (Mebibytes)

Memory Used

Memory Utilization (%)

Memory Utilization

Minimum Memory (Mebibytes)

Minimum Memory

Minimum vCPUS

Minimum vCPUS

Name

Name

Power State

Power State

Status

Status

Task State

Task State

vCPUs Used

vCPUs Used

Volume

Name

Description

Attach Count

Attach Count

Backend Host

Backend Host

Bootable

Bootable

Description

Description

Encrypted

Encrypted

Health

Health

ID

ID

Multiple Attach Supported

Multiple Attach Supported

Name

Name

Replication Status

Replication Status

Size (Gibibytes)

Size

Status

Status

Type

Type