Identify the virtual machines that waste resources because of idle, oversized, or powered-off virtual machine states or because of snapshots.

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In the left pane of vRealize Operations Manager, click Environment.

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Select vSphere World.

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Click the Heat Map tab under the Details tab.

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Select the For each datastore, which VMs have the most wasted disk space? heat map.

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In the heat map, point to each virtual machine to view the waste statistics.

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If a color other than green indicates a potential problem, click Details for the virtual machine in the pop-up window and investigate the disk space and I/O resources.

Identify the red, orange, or yellow virtual machines with the highest amount of wasted space.