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Monitor Xen Hypervisor

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I'd like to monitor my Citrix Xen hypervisor and see its CPU usage and memory usage. We have that ability for VMWare through the VMWare ESX monitor, but is it possible to do something equivalent with Xen?

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Created on Sep 20, 2011 1:12:26 AM by  Ted Spence (0) 1



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Hello,

this is not yet possible, but already on the wishlist for a future version of PRTG.

best regards.

Created on Sep 21, 2011 1:08:40 PM by  Torsten Lindner [Paessler Support]



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Thank you!

The best hint I've found so far for Xen Server is this: http://support.citrix.com/article/CTX122337

Seems like it's not particularly easy to enable SNMP directly on the box.

--Ted

Created on Sep 21, 2011 3:30:50 PM by  Ted Spence (0) 1



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Ideally, I'm looking to find out how much CPU and memory is being used by a particular hypervisor so I can know which units are overloaded and which have room for more VMs.

Created on Sep 21, 2011 3:37:20 PM by  Ted Spence (0) 1



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