Configure VM Disk Shares & IOPS Limit vCO Workflow

Version 3

    This is a sample vCenter Orchestrator workflow that allows you to set either the disk share and/or IOP limits for a given Virtual Machine virtual disk (VMDK).

     

    For more details, please visit this blog article: http://blogs.vmware.com/vsphere/?p=8086

     

    Disclaimer: These script are provided for informational/educational purposes only.   It should be thoroughly tested before attempting to use in a    production environment.

     

    The workflow accepts the following parameters:

     

    vm = Vitual Machine

    diskNumber = The Hard Disk display number as seen in VM Configuration (e.g. Hard disk 1)

    share = VM Disk share value for the virtual disk

    limit = the IOP limit value

     

    Here is a screenshot of sample workflow execution and parameters:

     

    vmdisk-share-iop-limit-0.png

    vmdisk-share-iop-limit-1.png