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Monitor VMware Host CPU, Memory



I am sure there is a way to do this but I am getting stuck. I already have Vmware SOAP sensor that is monitoring the virtual machines CPU, Memory, disk etc..

Is there a way to Monitor the physical host CPU, Memory that those virtual machines reside on?

What Sensor would I use?

I did check out the hardware SOAP but that gives me a summary, is there a way to pull this information from VCenter since that has the CPU and memory of the physical host?

Thanks for your help.

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Created on Sep 5, 2012 5:57:28 PM

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Dear Ryan,

did you try the VMware Host Performance (SOAP) Sensor?

best regards.

Created on Sep 6, 2012 1:06:03 PM by  Torsten Lindner [Paessler Support]



Hey Thanks Torsten,

I guess I was looking at the WBEM sensor which looks at Fans, Voltage, etc..

Thanks for your help.


Created on Sep 6, 2012 3:55:51 PM

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