This topic lists the different portlets available in the Hyperic Dashboard, and their descriptions.

Table 1. Portlet Quick Facts and Links

Portlet

Description

More Information and Configuration Options

Autodiscovery

Lists new and changed resources, and allows you to add them to inventory.

Availability Summary

Displays the availablility of selected of resources, aggregated by resource type. Refreshes every minute. This portlet does not contain any resources until you configure it.

Control Actions

Lists the control actions that vRealize Hyperic has most recently performed on any managed resource, upcoming scheduled control actions, and the most frequently performed quick control actions.

Favorite Resources

Lists resources that have been added to the portlet. This portlet does not contain any resources until you configure it.

Saved Charts

Displays charts that have been saved to the Dashboard. In vRealize Hyperic, charts are displayed as a slideshow.

Recent Alerts

Lists the most recently triggered alerts for a set of user-selected resources. Refreshes every minute.

Recently Added

Lists platforms recently added to inventory.

Search Resources Portlet

Allows you to search for resources. The search supports case-insensitive, partial-term queries and is restricted to a single inventory type.

Summary Counts

Displays a count of all the managed resource of each inventory type. In vRealize Hyperic, the resources that appear are limited to those that you have permissions to view.

Group Alert Summary

Displays traffic light indicators for resource alerts and group alerts for selected groups. Click on the traffic light for a group alert to view a list of alerts that have fired. Click on a group name to view the group page. This portlet does not present any groups until you add them to it.

Metric Viewer

Shows selected metrics for selected resources. Refreshes every minute. This portlet does not contain any resources until they have been added to it.

Problem Resources

Lists all resources with problem metrics, their availability, the number of alerts triggered on each, the number of times the metric has been out of bounds, and the last time the OOB metric was collected. Click the resource name to view the Monitor page for it.