WHAT WE'RE WORKING ON FOR VIRTUALIZATION MANAGER (UPDATED September 25, 2017)

Version 13

    The release of Virtualization Manager (VMAN) 8.0, added new features and functionally.  Check out the following link to see what was included in the most current release.

     

    Virtualization Manager 8.0 is Now Generally Available!!

     

    As part of SolarWinds effort to evolve VMAN into a complete monitoring and management tool for virtualization, we are already working on our next release.  Here are the highlights of what we are currently working on:

     

    UNEXPECTED SIMPLICITY

    • Capacity Planning on Orion - Improved functionality and modeling of user-defined scenario modeling
    • Native Orion Search functionality similar to VMAN appliance search functionality
    • Poll Microsoft System Center Virtual Machine Manager (SCVMM)
    • VMware vCenter and Microsoft Hyper-V Events in VMAN Perfstack
    • Improved Orion Charting
    • Orion on RDS - Support for Amazon RDS as the repository for the Orion database

    PERFORMANCE OPTIMIZATION

    • Recommendations
      • Storage performance-based recommendations
        • Integrate SRM data into recommendations
      • Network performance-based recommendations
        • Integrate NPM & NTA data into recommendations
    • Affinity & anti-affinity policies

    HYBRID IT

    • Extending VMAN functionality to cloud infrastructure monitoring:
      • management actions, monitoring (sprawl and alerting), capacity planning, & recommendations.
    • Provide cloud infrastructure monitoring for Azure
    • vSphere vSAN - Integration with the VSAN API for in-depth VSAN storage reporting in VMAN.

     

    If you don't see what you are looking for here, you can always add your idea(s) and vote on features in our Virtualization Manager Feature Requests forum.