Some insights into your environment

Hi All,

I have been working on new cartridge to bring together some previous work from the community.

Attached you will find Environment Insights, this cartridge is community driven so please post what you would like to see.

What is included:

  • VMware
    • Datastores
    • Datastore Clusters
    • vSwitch
    • Powered off VMs
    • VMs with Limits
    • Top Consumers
  • FMS and FGLAM Health
  • Host Insights
    • Physical
    • Hyper-V
      • Physical Socket Count
    • ESXi
      • Physical Socket Count

  • Alarm Analysis
  • Audit Information

If you have never added a cartridge head to Dell Software Support  for some help.

Version Update 2016/04/05 - 1.4.0

- Added Dashboard for inaccessable VMs

- Added VM to datastore usage

Version Update 2015/12/23 - 1.2.3

 - Added Agent Status and FGLAM Status information

Version Update 2015/12/18 - 1.1.5

 - Added distributed vSwitch

Version Update 2015/12/15 - 1.10

 - Added standard vSwitch and some cosmetic changes

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RE: Some insights into your environment

Hi All,

Attached is a slightly modified version.

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RE: Some insights into your environment

Does this need specific version of FMS and/or VMWare cartridge?

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RE: Some insights into your environment

Would it be possible to add a column to display ESX host name as well?

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RE: Some insights into your environment

I have built it on FVE 8.3

Which dashboard did you want to add ESX to??

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RE: Some insights into your environment

To the DataStores table displayed in the screen print.

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RE: Some insights into your environment

Also, I am not getting any data for any of the items in VMWare Top Consumer dashboard. Is this still a work in-progress?

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RE: Some insights into your environment

the VMware top is all working. I have never seen it not work.

Have you selected a service at the top?

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Chris Roberts
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RE: Some insights into your environment

Nice work Mr. Jones. Just added to my lab environment and will begin introducing the cartridge to existing and new POC customers.

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