You can view the power states of vCenter Server virtual machines on a daily basis for a specific month and its corresponding duration. This helps in reconciliation of virtual machine charge discrepancy during billing.
Verify that you have added vCenter Server to vRealize Business for Cloud.
- Log in to vRealize Business for Cloud as an administrator.
https://vRealize_Automation_host_name/vcac/org/tenant_URL (for the vRealize Automation integrated setup)
https://vRealize_Business_for_Cloud_host_name/itfm-cloud (for the vRealize Business for Cloud standalone setup)
- Click Business Management.
- Expand .
- Click Virtual Machines.
- To see the Monthly Uptime (Hours) column, scroll to the right of the table.
- Double-click the monthly uptime value for a vCenter Server virtual machine.
If the virtual machine is part of a public cloud or any private cloud other than vCenter Server, or if the virtual machine was not powered on in that specific month, you see the following message:
No up-time samples found for this VM. Either it is a non-vCenter VM or this VM was not powered-on at all in the current month.
You see detailed information about the virtual machine's power status and its duration for each day of the specific month.