Enable the attributes for vRealize Operations Manager to monitor the disk space of your production datastore objects.

About this task

In this step, you enable vRealize Operations Manager to monitor and collect the disk space properties attribute from the Datastore objects in your environment.

Prerequisites

Override the analysis settings for your Datastore objects. See Override the Analysis Settings for the Datastore Objects.

Procedure

  1. In the policy workspace, click Override Attributes.
  2. From the Object Type drop-down menu, select vCenter Adapter > Datastore.

    vRealize Operations Manager filters the list and displays only the attributes that apply to Datastore objects.

  3. Click the Attribute Type drop-down menu, select Property, and deselect the other attributes.
  4. Enter space in the Search text box, and click the search button.

    vRealize Operations Manager filters the list and displays only the disk space properties associated with Datastore objects.

  5. For the Disk Space|Template|Virtual Machine used (GB) property attribute, click the State drop-down menu, and click Local.

    When this attribute is enabled in your local policy, vRealize Operations Manager collects this disk space properties attribute from Datastore objects in your environment.

What to do next

Override the alert symptom definitions for Datastore objects.