Virtual Infrastructure Monitoring
AggreGate Network Manager facilitates consolidation, monitoring, automating, optimization and planning of your VMware-based virtual infrastructure.
Health and performance tracking is supported for:
Since Linux-based ESX server's operating system and Guest OSs act like conventional systems outside of virtualization environment, they can be monitored using generic AggreGate tools.
VM-specific information is handled by a set of dedicated alerts, charts and reports for VM state change, high memory usage, undue CPU load and excessive disk I/O, along with VMware Information widget, providing a consolidated view.
Virtual Machine Status Monitoring
The Network Manager auto-discovers ESX servers in your network, retrieves characteristics of existing VMs and applies optimal monitoring parameters for them. Once virtual machine monitoring is activated, pre-defined alerts notify a system administrator about VM state changes, e.g. shutdowns or launches.
VM-specific details are available through VMware information widget and VMware Summary report:
Virtual Machine Performance Monitoring
AggreGate Network Manager provides two VM performance measuring approaches: absolute utilization indicators and relative used/allocated ratio. Depending on resource type, one of them or both are used for: