Skyline Advisor™ is a self-service web application that allows customers to view their proactive findings and recommendations on-demand, within a web browser.

Skyline Advisor is available to customers who have installed and configured the Skyline Collector™. Customers use Skyline Advisor to view account details, inventory details, findings discovered by VMware Skyline™, proactive recommendations, download Operational Summary Reports (OSR) (Premier Support customers only), and transfer support log bundles using Skyline Log Assist™.

The following information is available within Skyline Advisor.

  • Account Details, including total number of vCenter Servers, ESXi hosts and virtual machines being analyzed for potential issues.

  • Deployed Skyline Collectors.

  • Inventory details for VMware vSphere, NSX-V, Horizon 7, and vRealize Operations Manager.

  • All findings discovered by VMware Skyline, with proactive recommendations

  • Download scheduled and custom Operational Summary Reports (OSR) (Premier Support customers only).

  • Streamlined support log bundle upload capabilities with Skyline Log Assist.

VMware Skyline provides findings and recommendations for the following products:

  • VMware vSphere

  • VMware NSX-V

  • VMware vSAN

  • Horizon 7

  • vRealize Operations

Additional products and services will be added in the future.

Installing and configuring the Skyline Collector is required as part of the proactive support service offered by VMware. To get started with Skyline, use the VMware Skyline Get-Started Wizard.