You can view resource usage for virtual data centers and for individual virtual machines.

Verify you have the appropriate privileges to access the resources. Administrators can view resource usage at the virtual data center level and for all virtual machines in the environment, while End Users can view resource usage only for the virtual machines that the user owns.

1

Navigate to the location where you want to view resource usage:

Service: From the Home page, select the service where you want to view resource usage.

Note

Perform this step only if you have more than one service for Virtual Private Cloud OnDemand. See Service Initialization and Home Page for information.

Location: From the drop-down menu above the tabs, select the location where you want to view resource usage.

Virtual Data Center: If necessary, click the expand icon (Expand Virtual Data Center Panel) to display the Virtual Data Centers pane and select the virtual data center for which you want to view resource usage.

2

To view resource usage for a virtual data center or all your virtual data centers, click the Resource Usage tab.

Note

The global Resource Usage tab is available only if you are a member of an administrative role for Virtual Private Cloud OnDemand. See Role-based User Account Management for information.

See Ways To View Resource Usage for information about the resource usage information available in Virtual Private Cloud OnDemand.

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To view resource usage for a specific virtual machine, click the Virtual Machines tab > virtual machine link > Resource Usage tab.

The resource usage (vCPU, vRAM, storage, licensing, and total cost) appear. By default, month-to-date is selected as the time range. See Ways To View Resource Usage for information about the resource usage information available in Virtual Private Cloud OnDemand.

4

To view resource consumption versus cost graphs, select Billing and Payments from the Tools menu.

My VMware opens in another browser tab. If necessary log into My VMware with your account user name and password. Navigate to your Virtual Private Cloud OnDemand account (Accounts > Services > All Services). See the My VMware Help (My VMware Get Help Icon) for information.