The Reclaimable Capacity score indicates over-provisioning in your virtual infrastructure or for a specific object.

The Reclaimable Waste score ranges between 0 (good) and 100 (bad). The badge score thresholds can by modified by the vRealize Operations Manager administrator.

See Managing and Administering Policies for vRealize Operations Manager to configure symptom thresholds for the Reclaimable Capacity badge score.

Reclaimable Waste States

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User Action

Icon for low Waste score.

No resources are wasted on the selected object.

No attention required.

Icon for moderate Waste score.

Some resource can be used better.

Check the details and take appropriate action.

Icon for high Waste levels.

Many resources are underused.

Check the details and take appropriate action as soon as possible.

Icon for very high Waste levels.

Most of the resources on the selected object are wasted.

Act immediately to avoid or correct problems.

Icon for unknown Waste score.

The object is offline or no data is available for any of the metrics for the time period.