VMware VirtualCenter: ESX PcNet data transmit rate Health Monitor

Jalasoft.Xian.SmartManagementPacks.VMwareVirtualCenters.EsxNetTransmitted.1.1 (AggregateMonitor)

Monitors the data that is transmitted across each physical NIC instance on the host.

Knowledge Base article:

Summary

ESX PcNet data transmit rate is over threshold.

The network's rate in this ESX server is above the maximum threshold configured in Xian Network Manager 2012.

Causes

The network data transmit rate resources by the ESX server is growing due to demand.

Resolutions

Verify that reservations, shares, and limits correspond to requirements and are not unnecessarily restricting the management of resources. Tune the environment if necessary.

Additional

Monitors the amount data transmitted by the ESX server's network.

Element properties:

TargetJalasoft.Xian.Common.Elements.ThirdParty.VMWare.JsXVMwareVirtualCenterEsxElement
Parent MonitorSystem.Health.PerformanceState
AlgorithmWorstOf
CategoryStateCollection
EnabledTrue
Alert GenerateTrue
Alert SeverityMatchMonitorHealth
Alert PriorityLow
Alert Auto ResolveTrue
RemotableTrue
AccessibilityPublic
Alert Message
ESX PcNet data transmit rate Alert
{0}

Source Code:

<AggregateMonitor ID="Jalasoft.Xian.SmartManagementPacks.VMwareVirtualCenters.EsxNetTransmitted.1.1" Accessibility="Public" Enabled="true" Target="ThirdParty_VMWare!Jalasoft.Xian.Common.Elements.ThirdParty.VMWare.JsXVMwareVirtualCenterEsxElement" ParentMonitorID="SystemHealth!System.Health.PerformanceState" Remotable="true" Priority="Normal">
<Category>StateCollection</Category>
<AlertSettings AlertMessage="EsxNetTransmitted_AlertMessage">
<AlertOnState>Warning</AlertOnState>
<AutoResolve>true</AutoResolve>
<AlertPriority>Low</AlertPriority>
<AlertSeverity>MatchMonitorHealth</AlertSeverity>
<AlertParameters>
<AlertParameter1>$Data/Context/Params/Param[3]$</AlertParameter1>
</AlertParameters>
</AlertSettings>
<Algorithm>WorstOf</Algorithm>
</AggregateMonitor>