The management agent metric group tracks consumption of resources by the various management agents (hostd, vpxd, and so on) running on the ESX/ESXi host.

Management Agent Metrics lists the management agent data counters.

Note

The management agent metrics appear only in the advanced performance charts.

Management Agent Metrics

Counter

Label

Description

Entity

V

H

R

C

memUsed

Memory Used

Amount of total configured memory available for use.

Stats Type: absolute

Unit: kiloBytes

Rollup Type: average

Collection Level: 3

ο

ο

ο

swapUsed

Memory Swap Used

Sum of the memory swapped by all powered-on virtual machines on the host.

Stats Type: absolute

Unit: kiloBytes

Rollup Type: average

Collection Level: 3

ο

ο

ο

swapIn

Memory Swap In

Amount of memory swapped in for the Service Console. Use this counter to determine whether to increase the amount of memory dedicated to the service console.

Stats Type: rate

Unit: kiloBytesPerSecond

Rollup Type: average

Collection Level: 3

ο

ο

ο

swapOut

Memory Swap Out

Amount of memory swapped out for the Service Console. Use this counter to determine whether to decrease the amount of memory dedicated to the service console.

Stats Type: rate

Unit: kiloBytesPerSecond

Rollup Type: average

Collection Level: 3

ο

ο

ο