The network topology maps and related classes are available for the IP Availability Manager or IP Performance Manager.

Network topology maps contain elements such as IP networks, VLANs, routers, switches, and hosts, and various types of connections such as cables and trunk cables. The maps typically depict connectivity between elements or device membership. The VMware Smart Assurance IP Availability Manager User’s Guide and the VMware Smart Assurance IP Performance Manager and Server Performance Manager User’s Guide describe network topology maps in greater detail.

Types of network topology maps are:

  • Physical Connectivity Map

  • IP Network Connectivity Map

  • IP Network Membership Map

  • VLAN Connectivity Map

  • VLAN Membership Map