The impact of the statistics collection on your vCenter database is based on the current vCenter and inventory size.

Required privilege: Global.Settings

To configure statistics settings, the VI Client must be connected to a vCenter Server system.

1

If necessary, configure the statistics intervals.

2

In the database calculator pane, specify the number of hosts and virtual machines in your datacenter.

a

Enter the number of Physical Hosts.

b

Enter the number of Virtual Machines.

The estimated space required and number of database rows required are calculated and displayed.

c

If necessary, make changes to your statistics collection settings.

3

Click OK.