The VMware vRealize® True Visibility™ Management Pack for Apache Tomcat is an embedded adapter for vRealize Operations (vROps), collecting performance data from your Apache Tomcat application server environment and providing predictive analysis and real-time information about problems in your infrastructure—all within the vRealize Operations user interface.

How the Management Pack Collects Data

During each data collection cycle, the Management Pack opens a JMX service connection to obtain data regarding Tomcat resources.

Notable Features

The Management Pack harnesses powerful vRealize Operations features such as:

  • 4 comprehensive monitoring dashboards, including:
    • Apache Tomcat Overview
    • Apache Tomcat Environment Overview
    • Apache Tomcat Server
    • Apache Tomcat Virtual Machine Viewer
  • 200+ collected metrics for Apache Tomcat resources
  • Key performance metricssuch as average response time, active connection count, wait count, percent in use, and active sessions
  • Detailed alerts when symptoms arise for high servlet load time, datasource/session manager active sessions, cache hit count, and more
  • vRealize CalculatedMemory, Cache, Threading, and Session Manager capacity definitions for Apache Tomcat resources

Release Notes

Version Release Date Description
3.0.0 October 6, 2020

Initial Release for VMware vRealize® True Visibility™

Known Issues / Limitations

The following known issues/limitations exist for the currently-released version of the Management Pack:

  • In order to create external relationships to Virtual Machines, the VMs must have the same hostname as your host server. DNS aliasing is not supported.

See also:

System Requirements (Apache Tomcat)