vRealize Operations Manager collects network and summary metrics for VMware distributed virtual switch objects.

VMware Distributed Virtual Switch metrics include badge metrics. See definitions in Badge Metrics.

Table 1. Network Metrics for VMware Distributed Virtual Switches

Metric Name

Description

Total Ingress Traffic

Total ingress traffic (KBps).

Key: network|port_statistics|rx_bytes

Total Egress Traffic

Total egress traffic (KBps).

Key: network|port_statistics|tx_bytes

Egress Unicast Packets per second

Egress unicast packets per second.

Key: network|port_statistics|ucast_tx_pkts

Egress Multicast Packets per second

Egress multicast packets per second.

Key: network|port_statistics|mcast_tx_pkts

Egress Broadcast Packets per second

Egress broadcast packets per second.

Key: network|port_statistics|bcast_tx_pkts

Ingress Unicast Packets per second

Ingress unicast packets per second.

Key: network|port_statistics|ucast_rx_pkts

Ingress Multicast Packets per second

Ingress multicast packets per second.

Key: network|port_statistics|mcast_rx_pkts

Ingress Broadcast Packets per second

Ingress broadcast packets per second.

Key: network|port_statistics|bcast_rx_pkts

Egress Dropped Packets per second

Egress dropped packets per second.

Key: network|port_statistics|dropped_tx_pkts

Ingress Dropped Packets per second

Ingress dropped packets per second.

Key: network|port_statistics|dropped_rx_pkts

Total Ingress Packets per second

Total ingress packets per second.

Key: network|port_statistics|rx_pkts

Total Egress Packets per second

Total egress packets per second.

Key: network|port_statistics|tx_pkts

Utilization

Use (KBps).

Key: network|port_statistics|utilization

Total Dropped Packets per second

Total dropped packets per second.

Key: network|port_statistics|dropped_pkts

Percentage of Dropped Packets

Percentage of dropped packets.

Key: network|port_statistics|dropped_pkts_pct

Max Observed Ingress Traffic (KBps)

Max observed ingress traffic (KBps).

Key: network|port_statistics|maxObserved_rx_bytes

Max Observed Egress Traffic (KBps)

Max observed egress traffic (KBps).

Key: network|port_statistics|maxObserved_tx_bytes

Max Observed Utilization (KBps)

Max observed utilization (KBps).

Key: network|port_statistics|maxObserved_utilization

Table 2. Summary Metrics for VMware Distributed Virtual Switches

Metric Name

Description

Maximum Number of Ports

Maximum number of ports.

Key: summary|max_num_ports

Used Number of Ports

Used number of ports.

Key: summary|used_num_ports

Number of Blocked Ports

Number of blocked ports.

Key: summary|num_blocked_ports

Table 3. Host Metrics for VMware Distributed Virtual Switches

Metric Name

Description

MTU Mismatch

Maximum Transmission Unit (MTU) mismatch.

Key: host|mtu_mismatch

Teaming Mismatch

Teaming mismatch.

Key: host|teaming_mismatch

Unsupported MTU

Unsupported MTU.

Key: host|mtu_unsupported

Unsupported VLANs

Unsupported VLANs.

Key: host|vlans_unsupported

Config Out Of Sync

Config Out Of Sync.

Key: host|config_outofsync

Number of Attached pNICs

Number of attached physical NICs.

Key: host|attached_pnics