vRealize Operations Manager calculates metrics for capacity, badges, and the health of the system. Calculated metrics apply to a subset of objects found in the describe.xml file that describes each adapter.

From data that the vCenter adapter collects, vRealize Operations Manager calculates metrics for objects of type:

  • vSphere World

  • Virtual Machine

  • Host System

  • Datastore

From data that the vRealize Operations Manager adapter collects, vRealize Operations Manager calculates metrics for objects of type:

  • Node

  • Cluster