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CPU (VMware) service

The CPU (VMware) service monitors the CPU usage on ESXi servers.

SolarWinds N-central uses the Common Information Model (CIM) services and ports for monitoring.

This service cannot use Self Healing.

Service Type ESXi
Instances on a Device 1 - One instance of the CPU (VMware) service is aggregated across multiple processors on the ESXi server if there are multiple CPUs on the device.
Supported Systems/Applications

ESX or ESXi 4.x, 5.x and later.

ESXi 3.5 is not supported.

Device Class Server - ESXi
Monitored By Windows probes
Scan Interval 15 minutes

 

Metric Name Description
CPU Usage (%) The usage of the CPU, expressed as a percentage.