The vCenter adapter provides alert definitions that generate alerts on the vSphere Distributed Port objects in your environment.

Health/Critical

These alert definitions have the following impact and criticality information.

Impact

Health

Criticality

Critical

Alert Definition

Symptom

Recommendations

One or more ports are in link down state.

Symptoms include all of the following:

  • Port is connected

  • One or more ports are in a link down state

Verify that there is physical connectivity for the NICs on the host. Verify the admin status on the port.