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Maintenance Mode (VMware) service

The Maintenance Mode (VMware) service monitors the ESXi servers for whenever they enter Maintenance Mode.

SolarWinds N-central uses the CIM services and ports for monitoring.

This service cannot use Self Healing.

Service Type ESXi
Instances on a Device 1
Supported Systems/Applications

vCenter, ESX and 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

To access information about the maintenance mode on your ESXi server, use a browser to access the following URL:

https://<IP_address_of_ESXi_server>/mob/?moid=ha-host&doPath=runtime

Note that the Managed Object Browser (MOB) by default may be disabled and you may need to enable this feature.

Refer to the inMaintenanceMode property.

Metric Name Description
Is Maintenance Mode Enabled? Identifies whether the ESXi server is in Maintenance Mode or not.