vRealize Operations Manager collects configuration, CPU usage, memory, and summary metrics for resource pool objects.

Resource Pool metrics include capacity and badge metrics. See definitions in:

Capacity and Project-Based Metrics

Badge Metrics

Configuration metrics provide information about memory and CPU allocation configuration.

Configuration Metrics for Resource Pools

Metric Key

Metric Name

Description

config|mem_alloc_reservation

Memory Allocation Reservation

Memory Allocation Reservation.

CPU usage metrics provide information about CPU use.

CPU Usage Metrics for Resource Pools

Metric Key

Metric Name

Description

cpu|capacity_demandEntitlementPct

Capacity Demand Entitlement (%)

CPU Capacity Demand Entitlement Percentage.

cpu|capacity_entitlement

Capacity entitlement (MHz)

CPU Capacity Entitlement.

cpu|capacity_contentionPct

CPU Contention (%)

CPU capacity contention.

cpu|demandmhz

Demand (MHz)

CPU demand in megahertz.

cpu|capacity_contention

Overall CPU Contention (ms)

Overall CPU contention in milliseconds.

cpu|usagemhz_average

Usage

Average CPU use in megahertz.

cpu|effective_limit

Effective limit

CPU effective limit.

cpu|reservation_used

Reservation Used

CPU reservation used.

cpu|estimated_entitlement

Estimated entitlement

CPU estimated entitlement.

cpu|dynamic_entitlement

Dynamic entitlement

CPU dynamic entitlement.

cpu|demand_without_overhead

Demand without overhead

Value of demand excluding any overhead

Memory metrics provide information about memory use and allocation.

Memory Metrics for Resource Pools

Metric Key

Metric Name

Description

mem|vmmemctl_average

Balloon (KB)

Amount of memory currently used by the virtual machine memory control.

mem|compressionRate_average

Compression Rate (KBps)

Compression rate in kilobytes per second.

mem|consumed_average

Consumed (KB)

Amount of host memory consumed by the virtual machine for guest memory.

mem|host_contentionPct

Contention (%)

Macine contention percentage.

mem|guest_usage

Guest usage

Guest memory entitlement.

mem|guest_demand

Guest demand

Guest memory entitlement.

mem|host_contention

Contention (KB)

Machine contention in kilobytes.

mem|decompressionRate_average

Decompression Rate (KBps)

Decompression rate in kilobytes per second.

mem|granted_average

Granted (KB)

Average of memory available for use.

mem|active_average

Guest Active (KB)

Amount of memory that is actively used.

mem|overhead_average

VM Overhead (KB)

Memory overhead reported by host.

mem|shared_average

Shared (KB)

Amount of shared memory.

mem|reservation_used

Reservation Used

Memory Reservation Used.

mem|dynamic_entitlement

Dynamic Entitlement

Memory Dynamic Entitlement.

mem|effective_limit

Effective Limit

Memory Effective Limit.

mem|swapinRate_average

swapinRate_average

Rate at which memory is swapped from disk into active memory during the interval.

mem|swapoutRate_average

swapoutRate_average

Rate at which memory is being swapped from active memory to disk during the current interval.

mem|swapped_average

Swapped (KB)

Amount of unreserved memory.

mem|usage_average

Usage (%)

Memory currently in use as a percentage of total available memory.

mem|zero_average

Zero (KB)

Amount of memory that is all zero.

mem|zipped_latest

Zipped (KB)

Latest zipped memory in kilobytes.

mem|swapin_average

Swap In (KB)

Amount of memory swapped in kilobytes.

mem|swapout_average

Swap Out (KB)

Amount of memory swapped out in kilobytes.

mem|swapused_average

Swap Used (KB)

Amount of memory used for swap space in kilobytes.

mem|guest_provisioned

Guest Configured Memory (KB)

Guest configured memory in kilobytes.

Summary metrics provide information about overall performance.

Summary Metrics for Resource Pools

Metric Key

Metric Name

Description

summary|number_running_vms

Number of Running VMs

Number of running virtual machines.

summary|total_number_vms

Total Number of VMs

Total number of virtual machines.

summary|iowait

IO Wait (ms)

IO wait time in milliseconds.