VMware vCenter Server 5.5

Version 3

    This template assesses the status and overall health of VMware vCenter Server.


    Prerequisites: WMI access to the target server.

    Credentials: Windows Administrator on the target server.


    Monitored Components

    Service: VMWare Certificate

    This monitor returns CPU and memory usage of VMware Certificate service. This service manages VMware certificates.

     

    Service: VMware Directory

    This monitor returns CPU and memory usage of VMware Directory Service. This service is a multi-tenanted, multi-mastered directory service that makes an LDAP directory available.

     

    Service: VMware Identity Management

    This monitor returns CPU and memory usage of VMware Identity Management Service.

     

    Service: VMware Kdc

    This monitor returns CPU and memory usage of VMware Kdc Service.

     

    Service: VMware Log Browser

    This monitor returns CPU and memory usage of VMware Log Browser service. This service enables browsing vSphere log files within the VMware Web Client.

     

    Service: VMware Secure Token

    This monitor returns CPU and memory usage of Secure Token service. It is part of VMware Single Sign-On.

     

    Service: VMware USB Arbitration

    This monitor returns CPU and memory usage of VMware USB Arbitration service. This service provides arbitration and enumeration of USB devices for virtual machines.

     

    Service: VMware vCenter Inventory

    This monitor returns CPU and memory usage of VMware vCenter Inventory service. This service provides centralized inventory and search functions for VMware vCenter objects.

     

    Service: VMware VirtualCenter Management Webservices

    This monitor returns CPU and memory usage of VMware VirtualCenter Management Webservices. This service allows configuration of VMware VirtualCenter Management services.

     

    Service: VMware VirtualCenter Server

    This monitor returns CPU and memory usage of VMware VirtualCenter Server. This service provides centralized management of VMware virtual machines.

     

    Service: VMware vSphere Web Client

    This monitor returns CPU and memory usage of VMware vSphere Web Client Service.

     

    Service: VMware VirtualCenter Server LDAP

    This monitor returns CPU and memory usage of VMware VirtualCenter Server LDAP service. This service provides VMware VirtualCenter Server LDAP directory services.

     

    TCP Port: vCenter (HTTP)

    This component monitor tests the ability of a vCenter service to accept incoming sessions by using HTTP protocol. It monitors TCP port 80.

     

    TCP Port: vCenter (HTTPS)

    This component monitor tests the ability of a vCenter service to accept incoming sessions by using HTTPS protocol. It monitors TCP port 443.

     

    TCP Port: Web Services (HTTP)

    This component monitor tests the ability of a VMware Web service to accept incoming sessions by using HTTP protocol. It monitors TCP port 8080.

     

    TCP Port: Web Services (HTTPS)

    This component monitor tests the ability of a VMware Web service to accept incoming sessions by using HTTPS protocol. It monitors TCP port 8443.

     

    TCP Port: vCenter LDAP

    This component monitor tests the ability of a vCenter LDAP service to accept incoming sessions. It monitors TCP port 389.

     

    TCP Port: vCenter SSL

    This component monitor tests the ability of a vCenter SSL service to accept incoming sessions. It monitors TCP port 636.

     

    Warning and Errors: VMware VirtualCenter Server

    This monitor returns VMware VirtualCenter Server warning and error events.
    Source name: VMware VirtualCenter Server.
    Log file: Application.

     

    Last updated 6/27/2014