You can monitor the status of Tanzu Kubernetes clusters using the vSphere Client.


  1. Log in to the vCenter Server using the vSphere Client.
  2. From the Menu, select the Hosts and Clusters view.
  3. Expand the Datacenter > Cluster objects where the Supervisor Cluster is created.
  4. Expand the Namespaces resource pool.
  5. Select the vSphere Namespace where you have deployed the Tanzu Kubernetes cluster.
    Each Tanzu Kubernetes cluster is listed as a folder within its namespace resource pool. Each Tanzu Kubernetes is graphically represented by the three hexagon icons beside its name.
  6. Switch to the Menu > VMs and Templates view.
    Within the cluster folder, you see the VMs that comprise the cluster nodes.
  7. Select the vSphere Namespace, and then select the Compute tab.
  8. Under VMware Resources, select Tanzu Kubernetes.
    Each Tanzu Kubernetes cluster deployed in this vSphere Namespace is listed. For a description of each status field, see Tanzu Kubernetes Cluster Lifecycle Status in vSphere.