The VMware Aria Operations Management Pack for F5 BIG-IP is an embedded adapter for VMware Aria Operations, collecting performance and capacity data from your F5 BIG-IP environment and providing predictive analytics and real-time information about problems in your infrastructure—all within the VMware Aria Operations user interface.
The Management Pack for F5 BIG-IP includes the following key features:
Aggregated monitoring of BIG-IP to provide one-stop viewing of health and performance from dashboards, views, and alerts across the entire F5 BIG-IP environment
Managed relationships to the VMware, Nutanix, and/or KVM virtual layers, which provide visibility into load-balanced applications and host health and performance, allowing for faster identification of root cause issues
Visibility into F5 iApps® application service monitoring to provide calculated client and server side network performance
Smart alerting for cluster failover, certificate expiration, and BIG-IP LTM component health and other concerns
BIG-IP system planning through VMware Aria Operations Manager capacity definitions and projects around core metrics (CPU, Memory, Disk)