Tag Archives: Monitoring

How to monitor NetApp Filers using vRealize Operations Manager (vROps)?

In this post I will show how to use vRealize Hyperic Server + plugin to monitor NetApp Filers via vRealize Operations Manager (vROps). You will find answers for the following topics/questions: Prerequisites to monitor NetApp via vRealize Hyperic Server. How to install and configure NetApp plugin for vRealize Hyperic Server? Overview of available metrics for monitoring NetApp. How… Read More »

vRealize Infrastructure Navigator (VIN): Installation and integration with vRealize Operations Manager.

Recently I have done some vRealize Operations Manager (vROps) POCs. Depending on version/license of vROps there are some components you can deploy: vRealize Operations Manager vRealize Infrastructure Navigator vRealize Hyperic Server vRealize Configuration Manager vRealize LogInsight In this post let's discuss vRealize Infrastructure Navigator and focus on the following areas: vRealize Infrastructure Navigator architecture and main features vRealize… Read More »

vRealize Hyperic Agent - could not send plugin status to server.

Recently I have been doing a POC of vRealize Operations Manager. During the installation of Hyperic Agents on Windows Machines, I got problems with auto-discovery agents by Hyperic Server. In the agent.log I could find the following error: 21-04-2015 08:56:24,573 CEST INFO [autoinventory-scanner] [AutoinventoryCommandsServer@367] no resource is auto approved 21-04-2015 08:56:24,573 CEST ERROR [autoinventory-scanner] [AutoinventoryCommandsServer@280] Unable to send… Read More »

Tools for monitoring and deleting VMware snapshots

Recently we have discussed about snapshot best practices and recommendations. In this article I will show how to monitor and detect (orphaned) snapshots. Nowadays, I think everybody has faced at least once with problems caused by snapshots (or orphaned snapshot). These problem could be: Low performance of VM Disk consolidation needed Out of space on datastore Corrupted VM… Read More »