vRealize Hyperic's GemFire plugin manages a GemFire Distributed System (DS) and the servers and services it comprises. Supported Versions The GemFire plugin supports GemFire v6.5. GemFire Resources and the vRealize Hyperic Inventory ModelThe table below describes each GemFire resource type; the right column indicates the inventory level for a type in the vRealize Hyperic inventory model. GemFire Configuration OverviewThe GemFire plugin uses the GemFire JMX agent to obtain inventory properties and metrics for the GemFire components in a GemFire Distributed System (DS). You configure a vRealize Hyperic agent to communicate with the DS's JMX Agent. The vRealize Hyperic agent can run on the same platform as the JMX Agent, or on another platform. GemFire Resource Types and Management FunctionsThis section details the GemFire resource types and management functions. GemFire Configuration InstructionsPerform these steps for each distributed system to be managed. GemFire Metric DocumentationThis section details the metrics for each GemFire resource type. GemFire EventsThis topic details the GemFire events. vRealize Hyperic GemFire ViewvRealize Hyperic's GemFire plugin provides a live data user interface for viewing metrics in real-time.