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VMware vCenter

Connection Parameters

Name
Required?
Description

Host

Required

The VMware vCenter host to connect to.

Port

The port for communication to VMware vCenter.

Username

Required

Password

Required

SSL Configuration

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

Enable Performance Counters

Performance counters will be collected if enabled. If an environment has more than 2000 VMs, disabling performance counters is recommended to reduce collection time.

Performance Counter Query Timeout (seconds)

The number of seconds to allow for a performance counter query to return a response.

SDK Path

The endpoint to append to the url to access the vCenter SDK.

Connection Timeout (seconds)

The number of seconds to allow for connecting to the target.

Metrics

Cluster

Name
Description

Available CPU (Megahertz)

The Available CPU of the Cluster.

Available Memory (Bytes)

The Available Memory of the Cluster.

Cluster Name

The Cluster Name of the Cluster.

CPU Cores

The CPU Cores of the Cluster.

CPU Threads (Threads)

The CPU Threads of the Cluster.

Datacenter Name

The Datacenter of the Cluster.

Effective CPU (Megahertz)

The Effective CPU of the Cluster.

Effective Hosts

The Effective Hosts of the Cluster.

Effective Memory (Megabytes)

The Effective Memory of the Cluster.

Hosts

The Hosts of the Cluster.

Related Hosts

The Related Hosts of the Cluster.

Status

The Status of the Cluster.

Datacenter

Name
Description

Average Host CPU Utilization (%)

The Average Host CPU Utilization of the Datacenter.

Clusters In Green

The Clusters In Green of the Datacenter.

Clusters In Grey

The Clusters In Grey of the Datacenter.

Clusters In Red

The Clusters In Red of the Datacenter.

Clusters In Yellow

The Clusters In Yellow of the Datacenter.

CPUs

The CPUs of the Datacenter.

Datastores In Green

The Datastores In Green of the Datacenter.

Datastores In Grey

The Datastores In Grey of the Datacenter.

Datastores In Red

The Datastores In Red of the Datacenter.

Datastores In Yellow

The Datastores In Yellow of the Datacenter.

Disk Space (Terabytes)

The Disk Space of the Datacenter.

Host Systems

The Host Systems of the Datacenter.

Hosts In Green

The Hosts In Green of the Datacenter.

Hosts In Grey

The Hosts In Grey of the Datacenter.

Hosts In Red

The Hosts In Red of the Datacenter.

Hosts In Yellow

The Hosts In Yellow of the Datacenter.

Name

The Name of the Datacenter.

Network Adapters

The Network Adapters of the Datacenter.

Powered Off Hosts

The Powered Off Hosts of the Datacenter.

Powered On Hosts

The Powered On Hosts of the Datacenter.

Virtual Machines

The Virtual Machines of the Datacenter.

Virtual Machines In Green

The Virtual Machines In Green of the Datacenter.

Virtual Machines In Grey

The Virtual Machines In Grey of the Datacenter.

Virtual Machines In Red

The Virtual Machines In Red of the Datacenter.

Virtual Machines In Yellow

The Virtual Machines In Yellow of the Datacenter.

Datastore

Name
Description

Accessible

The Accessible of the Datastore.

Datacenter Name

The Datacenter of the Datastore.

Datastore Name

The Datastore Name of the Datastore.

Disk Names

The disk names of the Datastore. Only applies to VMFS datastores.

Free Space (Bytes)

The Free Space of the Datastore.

Related Hosts

The Related Hosts of the Datastore.

Space Utilization (%)

The Space Utilization of the Datastore.

Space Utilization Ratio

The Space Utilization Ratio of the Datastore.

Status

The Status of the Datastore.

Total Space (Bytes)

The Total Space of the Datastore.

Type

The Type of the Datastore.

URL

The URL of the Datastore.

Used Space (Bytes)

The Used Space of the Datastore.

Host System

Name
Description

Average CPU Speed (Megahertz)

The Average CPU Speed of the Host System.

Bus Resets

The Bus Resets of the Host System.

Cluster Name

The Cluster Name of the Host System.

Commands

The Commands of the Host System.

CPU Cores

The CPU Cores of the Host System.

CPU Model

The CPU Model of the Host System.

CPU Reserved Capacity (Megahertz)

The CPU Reserved Capacity of the Host System.

CPU Total (Megahertz)

The CPU Total of the Host System.

CPU Utilization (%)

The CPU Utilization of the Host System.

CPU Utilization Ratio

The CPU Utilization Ratio of the Host System.

CPUs

The CPUs of the Host System.

Datacenter Name

The Datacenter of the Host System.

Disk Commands Aborted

The Commands Aborted of the Host System.

Disk Kernel Latency (Milliseconds)

The Disk Kernel Latency of the Host System.

Disk Queue Latency (Milliseconds)

The Disk Queue Latency of the Host System.

Disk Read Latency (Milliseconds)

The Disk Read Latency of the Host System.

Disk Read Throughput (Kilobytes per Second)

The Read Throughput of the Host System.

Disk Throughput (Kilobytes per Second)

The Disk Throughput of the Host System.

Disk Total Latency (Milliseconds)

The Disk Total Latency of the Host System.

Disk Write Latency (Milliseconds)

The Disk Write Latency of the Host System.

Disk Write Throughput (Kilobytes per Second)

The Write Throughput of the Host System.

Host Name

The Host System Name of the Host System.

In Maintenance Mode

The In Maintenance Mode of the Host System.

MAC Addresses

The MAC addresses of the Host System.

Memory Swap In Rate (Kilobytes per Second)

The Swapin Rate of the Host System.

Memory Swap Out Rate (Kilobytes per Second)

The Swapout Rate of the Host System.

Memory Utilization (%)

The Memory Utilization of the Host System.

Memory Utilization Ratio

The Memory Utilization Ratio of the Host System.

Model

The Model of the Host System.

Network Adapters

The Network Adapters of the Host System.

Network Dropped Received Packets (Packets)

The Dropped Received Packets of the Host System.

Network Dropped Transmitted Packets (Packets)

The Dropped Transmitted Packets of the Host System.

Network Received Packets (Packets)

The Received Packets of the Host System.

Network Received Throughput (Kilobytes per Second)

The Received Throughput of the Host System.

Network Transmitted Packets (Packets)

The Transmitted Packets of the Host System.

Network Transmitted Throughput (Kilobytes per Second)

The Transmitted Throughput of the Host System.

Power State

The Power State of the Host System.

Product Type

The Product Type of the Host System.

Product Version

The Product Version of the Host System.

Reboot Required

The Reboot Required of the Host System.

Related VMs

The of the Host System.

Status

The Status of the Host System.

Total Memory (Bytes)

The Total Memory of the Host System.

Used CPU (Megahertz)

The Used CPU of the Host System.

Used Memory (Megabytes)

The Used Memory of the Host System.

UUID

The UUID of the Host System.

Vendor

The Vendor of the Host System.

VMotion Enabled

The VMotion Enabled of the Host System.

Resource Pool

Name
Description

Active Guest Memory Usage (Megabytes)

The Active Guest Memory of the Resource Pool.

Balloon Memory Size (Megabytes)

The Balloon Memory Size of the Resource Pool.

Consumed Host Memory Usage (Megabytes)

The Consumed Host Memory of the Resource Pool.

Consumed Overhead Memory (Megabytes)

The Consumed Overhead Memory of the Resource Pool.

CPU Reservation (Megahertz)

The CPU Reservation of the Resource Pool.

CPU Shares

The CPU Shares of the Resource Pool.

CPU Shares Level

The CPU Shares Level of the Resource Pool.

CPU Usage (Megahertz)

The CPU Usage of the Resource Pool.

Datacenter Name

The Datacenter of the Resource Pool.

Memory Reservation (Megabytes)

The Memory Reservation of the Resource Pool.

Memory Shares

The Memory Shares of the Resource Pool.

Memory Shares Level

The Memory Shares Level of the Resource Pool.

Private Memory (Megabytes)

The Private Memory of the Resource Pool.

Resource Pool Name

The Resource Pool Name of the Resource Pool.

Shared Memory (Megabytes)

The Shared Memory of the Resource Pool.

Swapped Memory (Megabytes)

The Swapped Memory of the Resource Pool.

Virtual Machine

Name
Description

Ballooned Memory (Megabytes)

The Ballooned Memory of the Virtual Machine.

CPU Ready (%)

The CPU Ready of the Virtual Machine.

CPU Ready Rate

The CPU Ready Rate of the Virtual Machine.

CPU Ready Raw

The CPU Ready Raw of the Virtual Machine.

CPU Usage (Megahertz)

The CPU Usage of the Virtual Machine.

CPU Usage Raw (%)

The CPU Usage Raw of the Virtual Machine.

CPU Used (%)

The CPU Used of the Virtual Machine.

Datacenter Name

The Datacenter of the Virtual Machine.

Disk Read Latency (Milliseconds)

The Disk Read Latency of the Virtual Machine.

Disk Space Capacity (Bytes)

The Disk Space Capacity of the Virtual Machine.

Disk Space Free (Bytes)

The Disk Space Free of the Virtual Machine.

Disk Space Usage (Bytes)

The Disk Space Usage of the Virtual Machine.

Disk Space Used (%)

The Disk Space Used of the Virtual Machine.

Disk Space Used Ratio

The Disk Space Used Ratio of the Virtual Machine.

Disk Throughput (Kilobytes per Second)

The Disk Throughput Counter of the Virtual Machine.

Disk Total Latency (Milliseconds)

The Disk Total Latency of the Virtual Machine.

Disk Write Latency (Milliseconds)

The Disk Write Latency of the Virtual Machine.

Guest OS Full Name

The Guest OS Full Name of the Virtual Machine.

Guest OS Heartbeat Status

The Guest OS Heartbeat Metric of the Virtual Machine.

Host Name

The Host System Name of the Virtual Machine.

IP Addresses

The IP Addresses of Guest Nics of the Virtual Machine.

Memory Capacity (Megabytes)

The Memory Capacity of the Virtual Machine.

Memory Reservation Locked to Max

The Memory Reservation Locked to Max of the Virtual Machine.

Memory Usage (Megabytes)

The Memory Usage of the Virtual Machine.

Memory Used (%)

The Memory Used of the Virtual Machine.

Memory Used Ratio

The Memory Used Ratio of the Virtual Machine.

Network Adapter IP Addresses

The Network Adapter IP Addresses of Guest Nics of the Virtual Machine.

Network Throughput (Kilobytes per Second)

The Network Throughput Counter of the Virtual Machine.

Power State

The Power State of the Virtual Machine.

Status

The Status of the Virtual Machine.

UUID

The UUID of the Virtual Machine.

Virtual Machine Name

The Virtual Machine Name of the Virtual Machine.

VM DNS Name

The VM DNS Name of the Virtual Machine.

VM Primary IP Address

The VM Primary IP Address of the Virtual Machine.

vSphere

Name
Description

Available CPU (Gigahertz)

The Available CPU of the vSphere.

Available Memory (Gigabytes)

The Available Memory of the vSphere.

Clusters

The Clusters of the vSphere.

Clusters In Green

The Clusters In Green of the vSphere.

Clusters In Grey

The Clusters In Grey of the vSphere.

Clusters In Red

The Clusters In Red of the vSphere.

Clusters In Yellow

The Clusters In Yellow of the vSphere.

CPU Cores

The CPU Cores of the vSphere.

CPUs

The CPUs of the vSphere.

Datacenters

The Datacenters of the vSphere.

Datastores

The Datastores of the vSphere.

Datastores In Green

The Datastores In Green of the vSphere.

Datastores In Grey

The Datastores In Grey of the vSphere.

Datastores In Red

The Datastores In Red of the vSphere.

Datastores In Yellow

The Datastores In Yellow of the vSphere.

Disk Space (Terabytes)

The Disk Space of the vSphere.

Host Systems

The Host Systems of the vSphere.

Hosts In Green

The Hosts In Green of the vSphere.

Hosts In Grey

The Hosts In Grey of the vSphere.

Hosts In Red

The Hosts In Red of the vSphere.

Hosts In Yellow

The Hosts In Yellow of the vSphere.

Network Adapters

The Network Adapters of the vSphere.

Powered Off Hosts

The Powered Off Hosts of the vSphere.

Powered On Hosts

The Powered On Hosts of the vSphere.

Version

The Version of the vSphere.

Virtual Machines

The Virtual Machines of the vSphere.

Virtual Machines In Green

The Virtual Machines In Green of the vSphere.

Virtual Machines In Grey

The Virtual Machines In Grey of the vSphere.

Virtual Machines In Red

The Virtual Machines In Red of the vSphere.

Virtual Machines In Yellow

The Virtual Machines In Yellow of the vSphere.

VSphere Name

The Name of the vSphere.