The NSX Advanced Load Balancer continuously adds new events to its system to improve its monitoring capabilities. The events are used to trigger alerts, notify administrators of important information, and are the building blocks of the configuration automation.

Events and Description

Event

Description

ADD_NW_FAIL

Failed to add network(s) to SE for virtual service and the reason.

ADD_NW_SE

Network(s) added for the virtual service.

ANOMALY

Anomalous metric of value and deviation.

APIC_ATTACH_CIF_TO_LIF

Attached CIF to LIF.

APIC_BAD_CREDENTIALS

Bad user credentials when logging into APIC Controller.

APIC_BIND_VNIC_TO_NETWORK

Bind vNICs to network.

APIC_CREATE_CDEV

Created APIC CDEV.

APIC_CREATE_LIF_CONTEXTS

Created APIC LIF contexts contract_graphs.

APIC_CREATE_LIFS

Created APIC LIFs.

APIC_CREATE_NETWORK

Created networks.

APIC_CREATE_TENANT

Created tenant.

APIC_DELETE_CDEV

Deleted APIC CDEV.

APIC_DELETE_LIF_CONTEXTS

Deleted APIC LIF contexts contract_graphs.

APIC_DELETE_LIFS

Deleted APIC LIFs.

APIC_DELETE_NETWORK

Deleted networks.

APIC_DELETE_TENANT

Deleted tenant.

APIC_DETACH_CIF_FROM_LIF

Detached CIF from LIFs.

APIC_VS_PLACEMENT

Place virtual service.

AWS_ACCESS_FAILURE

AWS access/setup failure.

AWS_ACCESS_SUCCESS

AWS access/setup succeeded.

AWS_IMAGE_UPLOAD_FAILURE

AWS image upload failure.

AWS_IMAGE_UPLOAD_SUCCESS

AWS image upload succeeded.

CACHE_OBJ_ALLOC_FAIL

HTTP cacheable objects dropped due to memory allocation failure.

CC_CLUSTER_VIP_CONFIG_FAILURE

Cluster VIP configuration in cloud failed.

CC_CLUSTER_VIP_CONFIG_SUCCESS

Cluster VIP configuration in cloud succeeded.

CC_CLUSTER_VIP_DECONFIG_FAILURE

Cluster VIP deconfiguration in cloud failed.

CC_CLUSTER_VIP_DECONFIG_SUCCESS

Cluster VIP deconfiguration in cloud succeeded.

CC_CONFIG_FAILURE

Cloud configuration failed.

CC_DECONFIG_FAILURE

Cloud deconfiguration failed.

CC_DELETE_VIP_FAILURE

VS delete failed.

CC_GENERIC_FAILURE

Cloud generic failure.

CC_HEALTH_FAILURE

Cloud health check failed.

CC_HEALTH_OK

Cloud health check passed.

CC_IP_ATTACH_FAILURE

IP attach to port failed.

CC_IP_ATTACHED

IP address attached to port.

CC_IP_DETACH_FAILURE

IP detach failure.

CC_IP_DETACHED

IP address detached from port.

CC_MARATHON_SERVICE_PORT_ALREADY_IN_USE

Application requested a service port already in use.

CC_MARATHON_SERVICE_PORT_OUTSIDE_VALID_RANGE

Application requested a service port outside the range of its Marathon instance.

CC_SE_CREATED

SE created.

CC_SE_CREATION_FAILURE

SE creation failure.

CC_SE_DELETED

SE deleted.

CC_SE_DELETION_DETECTED

SE deleted from cloud.

CC_SE_DELETION_FAILURE

SE delete failed.

CC_SYNC_SERVICES_FAILURE

Sync services failed.

CC_SYNC_SERVICES_SUCCESS

Sync services success.

CC_TENANT_INIT_FAILURE

Initialization of tenant in cloud failed.

CC_UPDATE_VIP_FAILURE

VS create/update failed.

CC_VIP_DNS_REGISTER_FAILURE

DNS registration of VS in cloud failed.

CC_VNIC_ADDED

New vNIC added to SE.

CC_VNIC_ADDITION_FAILURE

vNIC addition failure.

CC_VNIC_DELETED

vNIC deleted from SE.

CC_VNIC_DELETION_FAILURE

vNIC delete failed.

CONFIG_ACTION

Action executed by.

CONFIG_CREATE

Config create status is (performed by user).

CONFIG_DELETE

Config delete status is (performed by).

CONFIG_INTERNAL_CREATE

Config created internally.

CONFIG_INTERNAL_UPDATE

Config updated internally.

CONFIG_UPDATE

Config update status is (performed by user).

CONN_DROP_MAX_FLOW_TBL

connection(s) dropped due to flow table limit.

CONN_DROP_MAX_PERSIST_TBL

connection(s) dropped due to persistence table limit.

CONN_DROP_MAX_SYN_TBL

connection(s) dropped due to SYN table limit.

CONN_DROP_NO_CONN_MEM

connection(s) dropped due to insufficient memory.

CONN_DROP_NO_PKT_BUFF

connection(s) dropped due to low packet buffer.

CONN_DROP_POOL_LB_FAILURE

pool load balancing decision(s) failed.

CONTROLLER_CPU_HIGH

CPU usage (aggregated across all cores) of the Controller is over 85%.

CONTROLLER_DISK_HIGH

Disk usage of the Controller is over 85%.

CONTROLLER_LEADER_FAILOVER

Controller cluster leader failover.

CONTROLLER_MEM_HIGH

Memory usage of the Controller is over 85% (18.2.5+).

CONTROLLER_NODE_DB_REPLICATION_FAILED

Controller node database replication failed.

CONTROLLER_NODE_JOINED

Controller node joined the Controller cluster.

CONTROLLER_NODE_LEFT

Controller node left the Controller cluster.

CONTROLLER_NODE_STARTED

Controller node started.

CONTROLLER_SERVICE_FAILURE

Controller service failed.

CONTROLLER_WARM_REBOOT

Controller warm restarted.

CREATE_SE_FAIL

SE creation failed.

CREATE_SE_TIMEOUT

SE creation timed out.

CREATED_SE

SE created.

CREATING_SE

Creating SE for virtual service.

DEL_NW_SE

Network(s) deleted.

DELETE_SE_FAIL

SE deletion failed.

DELETED_SE

SE deleted.

DELETING_SE

Deleting SE.

DISCOVERY_DATACENTER_DEL

vCenter Discovery Datacenter deleted from vCenter.

DUPLICATE_SUBNETS

IP subnet discovered in multiple networks.

ESX_HOST_POWERED_DOWN

vCenter Host powered down.

ESX_HOST_UNREACHABLE

Controller unable to communicate with hosts in vCenter.

GS_DOWN

GSLB service is down.

GS_UP

GSLB service is up.

GS_GROUP_DOWN

GSLB service group is down.

GS_GROUP_UP

GSLB service group is up.

GS_MEMBER_DOWN

GSLB service member is down due to GSLB health monitor failure.

GS_MEMBER_UP

GSLB service member is up due to GSLB health monitor success.

GSLB_DNS_STATUS

Provides visiblity such as new DNS assigned for GSLB functionality, existing DNS removed from GSLB functionality, no DNS assigned for GSLB.

GSLB_GS_STATUS

Provides visiblity such as a GSLB service member is down/up, there has been a transition in the overall status of the GSLB service.

GSLB_SITE_EXCEPTION_STATUS

A remote GSLB site is not reachable because of network connectivity or password issues.

GSLB_SITE_OPER_STATUS

If GSLB site is reachable, then = OPER_UP; if disabled, then = OPER_DISABLED, if unreachable, then = OPER_DOWN.

LICENSE_ADDITION_NOTIF

License addition.

LICENSE_EXPIRED

License has expired.

LICENSE_EXPIRY_NOTIF

License expiry notification.

LICENSE_REMOVAL_NOTIF

License removal.

LICENSE_USAGE_CORES

% of total licensed SE cores used.

LICENSE_USAGE_SERVERS

% of total licensed back-end servers used.

LICENSE_USAGE_THROUGHPUT

% of total licensed SE throughput used.

LICENSE_USAGE_VS

% of total licensed virtual services used.

MESOS_ACCESS_FAILURE

Mesos access failure.

MESOS_ACCESS_SUCCESS

Mesos access success.

MESOS_CREATE_SE_FAIL

SE create failed.

MESOS_CREATED_SE

Created SE.

MESOS_DELETE_SE_FAIL

SE delete failed.

MESOS_DELETED_SE

SE deleted.

MESOS_IMAGE_UPLOAD_FAILURE

Mesos image upload failure.

MESOS_IMAGE_UPLOAD_IN_PROGRESS

Mesos image upload in progress.

MESOS_IMAGE_UPLOAD_SUCCESS

Mesos image upload success.

MESOS_START_SE_FAIL

SE start failed.

MESOS_STARTED_SE

SE started.

MESOS_STOP_SE_FAIL

SE stop failed.

MESOS_STOPPED_SE

SE stopped.

MESOS_UPDATED_HOSTS

Mesos list of hosts has changed.

METRIC_THRESHOLD_UP_VIOLATION

Threshold exceeded for metric

METRICS_DB_DISK_FULL

Metrics DB Disk usage reached quota GB.

MGMT_NW_DEL

vCenter Management Network deleted from vCenter.

MGMT_NW_NAME_CHANGED

vCenter Existing New.

MODIFY_NW

Network(s) .. Modified for virtual service.

MODIFY_NW_FAIL

Modify network(s) failed on SE . Reason.

NEW_PROBABLE_SRVR

New Server matching filter in network for pool.

NO_HOST_AVAIL

No host available for placement of new SE virtual machine.

OPENSTACK_ACCESS_FAILURE

OpenStack access/setup failure.

OPENSTACK_ACCESS_SUCCESS

OpenStack access/setup succeeded.

OPENSTACK_IMAGE_UPLOAD_FAILURE

OpenStack image upload failure.

OPENSTACK_IMAGE_UPLOAD_SUCCESS

OpenStack image upload succeeded

OPENSTACK_IP_ATTACH_FAILURE

IP attach failure.

OPENSTACK_IP_ATTACHED

IP address attached to port.

OPENSTACK_IP_DETACH_FAILURE

IP detach failure.

OPENSTACK_IP_DETACHED

IP address detached from port.

OPENSTACK_LBPLUGIN_OP_FAILURE

OpenStack LBaaS plugin operation failure.

OPENSTACK_LBPLUGIN_OP_SUCCESS

OpenStack LBaaS plugin op success.

OPENSTACK_LBPROV_AUDIT_FAILURE

OpenStack LBaaS audit check failure.

OPENSTACK_LBPROV_AUDIT_SUCCESS

OpenStack LBaaS audit check success.

OPENSTACK_SE_CREATION_FAILURE

SE creation failure.

OPENSTACK_SE_DELETION_FAILURE

SE deletion failure.

OPENSTACK_SE_VM_CREATED

OpenStack SE created.

OPENSTACK_SE_VM_DELETED

OpenStack SE deleted.

OPENSTACK_SE_VM_DELETION_DETECTED

SE deleted in OpenStack.

OPENSTACK_SYNC_SERVICES_FAILURE

OpenStack sync services failure.

OPENSTACK_SYNC_SERVICES_SUCCESS

OpenStack sync services success.

OPENSTACK_TENANTS_DELETED

OpenStack tenants deleted.

OPENSTACK_VNIC_ADDED

New vNIC added to SE.

OPENSTACK_VNIC_ADDITION_FAILURE

vNIC addition failure.

OPENSTACK_VNIC_DELETION_FAILURE

vNIC deletion failure.

OPENSTACK_VNIC_REMOVED

vNIC removed from SE.

PKT_BUFF_ALLOC_FAIL

packet buffer allocation failure(s).

PKT_DROP_NO_PKT_BUFF

packet(s) dropped due to low packet buffer.

POOL_DOWN

Pool is DOWN.

POOL_HEALTH_CHANGE

Pool health score changed from, to.

POOL_SE_HA_ACTIVE

Pool is UP on SE.

POOL_SE_HA_COMPROMISED

Pool is DOWN on SE.

POOL_UP

Pool is UP.

REBALANCE_VS_MIGRATE

Action Migrate executed during Auto-Rebalance.

REBALANCE_VS_SCALEIN

Action Scale-In executed during Auto-Rebalance.

REBALANCE_VS_SCALEOUT

Action Scale-Out executed during Auto-Rebalance

REBOOT_SE

Rebooting unresponsive SE.

RM_DEL_NETWORK_FAIL

Deleting networks from SE failed.

SE_CONN_MEM_HIGH

Connection memory usage over Threshold % Current %.

SE_CPU_HIGH

CPU usage over Threshold % Current %.

SE_DISK_HIGH

Disk usage over Threshold % Current %.

SE_DOWN

SE marked down.

SE_DP_HB_FAILED

Dataplane heartbeat Failed() to SE.

SE_EV_GS_DOWN

GSLB service is DOWN.

SE_EV_GS_UP

GSLB service is UP.

SE_EV_GS_GROUP_DOWN

GSLB service group is DOWN.

SE_EV_GS_GROUP_UP

GSLB service group is UP.

SE_EV_GS_MEMBER_DOWN

GSLB service member is DOWN due to GSLB health monitor failure.

SE_EV_GS_MEMBER_UP

GSLB service member is UP.

SE_EV_POOL_DOWN

Pool is DOWN.

SE_EV_POOL_UP

Pool is UP.

SE_EV_SERVER_DOWN

Server is DOWN due to health monitor failure.

SE_EV_SERVER_UP

Server is UP.

SE_EV_VS_DOWN

Internal event generated by each SE on which the VS is placed to indicate that the Virtual Service is Down on that SE.

SE_EV_VS_UP

Internal event generated by each SE on which the VS is placed to indicate that the Virtual Service is Up on that SE.

SE_EXTERNAL_HM_RESTART

External health monitor process crashed.

SE_FATAL_ERROR

SE crashed.

SE_FLOW_TBL_HIGH

Flow table usage over Threshold % Current %.

SE_GROUP_CLUSTER_DEL

vCenter Cluster deleted from vCenter.

SE_GROUP_HOST_DEL

vCenter Host deleted from vCenter.

SE_GROUP_MGMT_NW_DEL

vCenter Management Network deleted from vCenter.

SE_HEALTH_CHANGE

SE health score changed from, to.

SE_HEALTH_CHECK_FAIL

SE failed health check.

SE_HEARTBEAT_FAILURE

SE Heartbeat failure.

SE_HM_EVENT_GHM_DOWN

GSLB health monitor instance for this GSLB service is down.

SE_HM_EVENT_GHM_UP

GSLB health monitor instance for this GSLB service is UP.

SE_HM_EVENT_SHM_DOWN

Health monitor instance for this server is DOWN.

SE_HM_EVENT_SHM_UP

Health monitor instance for this server is UP.

SE_MARKED_DOWN

SE unreachable - Marked down.

SE_MEM_HIGH

Memory usage over Threshold % Current %.

SE_PERSIST_TBL_HIGH

Persistence table usage over Threshold % Current %.

SE_PKT_BUFF_HIGH

Packet buffer usage over Threshold % Current %.

SE_POOL_DELETED

Pool deleted from SE.

SE_POWERED_DOWN

SE powered down by virtual infrastructure.

SE_REBOOTED

SE rebooted by user.

SE_SERVER_APP_CHANGED

The application (version) running in the Server (:) in Pool changed.

SE_SERVER_DELETED

Server (:) was deleted.

SE_SERVER_DISABLED

Server (:) in Pool was disabled

SE_SYN_CACHE_USAGE_HIGH

SYN cache usage over Threshold % Current %.

SE_SYN_TBL_HIGH

SYN table usage over Threshold % Current %.

SE_UP

SE connected to Controller.

SE_UPGRADING

SE upgrade in progress.

SE_VERSION_CHECK_FAILED

SE version does not match Controller version.

SE_VM_DELETED

SE VM deleted from virtual infrastructure.

SE_VM_PURGED

SE VM purged by user.

SE_VNIC_DHCP_IP_ALLOC_FAILURE

IP address allocation failure. SE vNIC Network MAC.

SE_VNIC_DUPLICATE_IP

Duplicate - IP vNIC IP, Remote MAC, Local MAC.

SE_VNIC_IP_ADDED

IP address added to vnic, Service Engine vNIC IP Mask Mode Namespace Network MAC.

SE_VNIC_IP_REMOVED

IP address removed from vnic, Service Engine vNIC IP Mask Mode Namespace Network MAC.

SERVER_AUTOSCALE_FAILED

Server Scale-Out failed.

SERVER_AUTOSCALE_IN

Scale-In of server(s) due to.

SERVER_AUTOSCALE_IN_COMPLETE

server(s) Scale-In complete.

SERVER_AUTOSCALE_OUT

Scale-Out of server(s) due to.

SERVER_AUTOSCALE_OUT_COMPLETE

server(s) launch complete.

SERVER_DELETED

Server(s) .. deleted from Virtual Infrastructure.

SERVER_DOWN

Server (:) in Pool is DOWN due to health monitor failure.

SERVER_DOWN_HA_COMPROMISED

Server (:) down due to health monitor failure by at least one but not all SEs.

SERVER_HEALTH_CHANGE

health score changed from to.

SERVER_UP

Server (:) in Pool is UP.

SERVER_UP_HA_ACTIVE

Server (:) is active.

SSL_CERT_EXPIRE

SSL certificate expires in days.

SSL_KEY_EXPORTED

SSL Private Keys are exported by.

SUMMARIZED_SUBNETS

Overlapping subnets detected in the cloud infrastructure.

SYSTEM_UPGRADE_ABORTED

system upgrade failed and was ended prematurely.

SYSTEM_UPGRADE_COMPLETE

system upgrade complete.

SYSTEM_UPGRADE_STARTED

system upgrade started.

UPGRADE_ALL_SE_DONE

Done upgrading SEs.

UPGRADE_ALL_SE_NOT_NEEDED

Upgrading SEs not needed.

UPGRADE_ALL_SE_START

Starting upgrade of SEs with virtual services.

UPGRADE_SE_DONE

SE upgrade done.

UPGRADE_SE_NOT_NEEDED

SE already upgraded.

UPGRADE_SE_START

Starting upgrade for SE.

UPGRADE_SE_VS_DISRUPTED

Virtual service upgrade disrupted. Reason.

UPGRADE_SE_VS_MIGRATE

Action Migrate executed during SE upgrade.

UPGRADE_SE_VS_SCALEIN

Action Scale-In executed during SE upgrade.

UPGRADE_SE_VS_SCALEOUT

Action Scale-Out executed during SE upgrade.

USER_LOGIN

User login from.

USER_LOGOUT

User logout from.

USER_PASSWORD_CHANGE_REQUEST

Password change request for email from IP.

VCA_ACCESS_FAILURE

VCA access/setup failure.

VCA_ACCESS_SUCCESS

VCA access/setup succeeded.

VCA_IMAGE_UPLOAD_FAILURE

VCA image upload failure.

VCA_IMAGE_UPLOAD_SUCCESS

VCA image upload succeeded.

VCENTER_ADDRESS_ERROR

Unable to contact vCenter.

VCENTER_BAD_CREDENTIALS

Bad user credentials when logging to vCenter.

VCENTER_VERSION_NOT_SUPPORTED

vCenter has a version which is not supported by the Controller.

VINFRA_DISC_CLUSTER

vCenter Num Clusters.

VINFRA_DISC_DC

vCenter Num Datacenter.

VINFRA_DISC_FAILURE

vCenter Discovery Failure in retrieving . Retrying.

VINFRA_DISC_HOST

vCenter Num Hosts.

VINFRA_DISC_NW

vCenter Num NWs.

VINFRA_DISC_VM

vCenter discovery found VMs.

VM_ADDED

A new virtual machine (non SE) was created.

VM_REMOVED

An existing virtual machine (non SE) was removed.

VS_ADD_SE

Virtual service added to SE. Role.

VS_ADD_SE_INT

Virtual service added to SE. Role.

VS_AWAITING_SE

SE not assigned to this virtual service even after seconds.

VS_CONN_LIMIT

connection(s) dropped due to virtual service connection limit.

VS_DOWN

Virtual service is DOWN.

VS_FSM_ACTIVE

Virtual service active.

VS_FSM_ACTIVE_AWAITING_SCALEOUT_READY

Virtual service awaiting Scale-Out ready status from SE.

VS_FSM_ACTIVE_AWAITING_SE_TRANSITION

Virtual service Active but awaiting more SEs.

VS_FSM_AWAITING_SE_ASSIGNMENT

Virtual service awaiting SE assignment.

VS_FSM_DISABLED

Virtual service Disabled.

VS_FSM_INACTIVE

Virtual service is inactive.

VS_FSM_PARTITIONED

Virtual service Partioned due to SE disconnect.

VS_FSM_PERMANENT_ERROR

Virtual Service Permanent Error.

VS_FSM_TRANSIENT_ERROR

Virtual service Transient Error.

VS_FSM_UNEXPECTED_EVENT

Virtual service FSM unexpected event.

VS_HEALTH_CHANGE

Virtual service health score changed from to.

VS_INITIAL_PLACEMENT_FAILED

Virtual service initial placement on a SE failed.

VS_MIGRATE_COMPLETE

Virtual service Migrate Done.

VS_MIGRATE_DONE

Virtual service Migrate Done.

VS_MIGRATE_FAILED

Virtual service Migrate Failed.

VS_MIGRATE_SCALEIN_DONE

Virtual service Scale-In Migrate Done.

VS_MIGRATE_SCALEIN_ERROR

Virtual service Scale-In Migrate Error.

VS_MIGRATE_SCALEOUT_DONE

Virtual service Migrate Scale-Out Complete.

VS_MIGRATE_SCALEOUT_ERROR

Virtual service Migrate Scale-Out Error.

VS_MIGRATE_STARTED

Virtual service Migrate Started.

VS_REMOVED_SE

Virtual service removed from SE.

VS_REMOVED_SE_INT

Virtual service removed from SE.

VS_RPC_FAILED_EVENT

Virtual service RPC Request failed.

VS_RPC_TO_RESMGR_FAILED_EVENT

Virtual service RPC to RM failed.

VS_RPC_TO_SE_FAILED_EVENT

Virtual service RPC to SE failed.

VS_SCALEIN_COMPLETE

Virtual service Scale-In Done.

VS_SCALEIN_DONE

Virtual service Scale-In Complete.

VS_SCALEIN_DONE_AWAITING_MORE_SE

Virtual service Scale-In Complete, but awaiting more Service Engines.

VS_SCALEIN_ERR

Virtual service Scale-In Error.

VS_SCALEIN_FAILED

Virtual service Scale-In Failed.

VS_SCALEOUT_COMPLETE

Virtual service Scale-Out Done.

VS_SCALEOUT_DONE

Virtual service Scale-Out complete.

VS_SCALEOUT_DONE_AWAITING_MORE_SE

Virtual service Scale-Out complete, but awaiting more Service Engines.

VS_SCALEOUT_ERR

Virtual service Scale-Out Error.

VS_SCALEOUT_FAILED

Virtual service Scale-Out Failed.

VS_SE_BOOTUP_FAIL

SE failed to boot.

VS_SE_HA_ACTIVE

Virtual service is UP on SE.

VS_SE_HA_COMPROMISED

Virtual service is DOWN on SE.

VS_SE_IP_FAIL

SE failed to acquire IP address on network(s) subnet(s).

VS_THROUGHPUT_LIMIT

packet(s) dropped due to virtual service bandwidth limit.

VS_UP

Virtual service is UP.