Monitoring ESXi host memory utilization with the policy VI-VMwareVCHostMemUtilMonitor

  • KM01512867
  • 13-Apr-2015
  • 13-Apr-2015


The Virtualization Infrastructure SPI provides the policy VIVMwareVCHostMemUtilMonitor for the monitoring of memory utilization of ESXi hosts. The alerting logic of this policy is very different from what is intuitively expected. This paper describes the metrics, parameters and logic of the policy and provides guidelines for testing the policy.