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Volume Usage of VMServer



Hello Y'all We got a Windows VM on VMWareCenter, which is sorta isolated from the LAN (DMZ ftp). So the only LAN access I got would be as root FTP. We want to monitor the local volume of this VM.

Is there a way to do this, maybe through the VMWare Center?

dmz vmware-monitoring volume wmi

Created on Jun 8, 2017 10:34:32 AM

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Hey comma,

Thank you for your KB-posting.

To monitor the volume usage of your VM, we recommend to use our native disk sensors:

(*) WMI needs not only the open port 135. Please refer to this article for details.

Best regards,

Created on Jun 9, 2017 10:45:00 AM by  Sven Roggenhofer [Paessler Technical Support]

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