Temperature Status (VMware) service
The Temperature Status (VMware) service monitors the status and temperature readings of temperature sensors on ESXi servers.
SolarWinds N-central uses the Common Information Model (CIM) services and ports for monitoring.
If your ESX/ESXi server is operating on either Dell or HP hardware, it is strongly recommended that you install the Dell or HP Offline Bundle before the Windows probe discovers the ESX/ESXi server.
|Instances on a Device||100|
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||5 minutes|
|Temperature Sensor Name||The unique identifier of the monitored temperature sensor.|
This service cannot use Self Healing.
To access information about the temperature sensors on your ESXi server, use a browser to access the following URL:
Note that the Managed Object Browser (MOB) by default may be disabled and you may need to enable this feature.
The temperature sensor status is mapped as:
The status of the temperature sensor:
|Temperature (°C)||The current temperature reading.|
|Temperature (°F)||The current temperature reading.|