vRealize Operations Manager collects watchdog metrics to ensure that the vRealize Operations Manager services are running and responsive.

Watchdog Metrics

The watchdog metric provides the total service count.

Table 1. Watchdog Metrics

Metric Key

Metric Name

Description

ServiceCount

Service Count

Service Count

Service Metrics

Service metrics provide information about watchdog activity.

Table 2. Metrics for the vRealize Operations Manager Watchdog Service

Metric Key

Metric Name

Description

Service|Enabled

Enabled

Enabled

Service|Restarts

Restarts

Number of times the process has been unresponsive and been restarted by Watchdog.

Service|Starts

Starts

Number of times the process has been revived by Watchdog.

Service|Stops

Stops

Number of times the process has been stopped by Watchdog.