VMware vSphere - SDK Performance Monitoring - Resource

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    vSphere API and Performance Monitoring Resource

    Pointers to Performance Monitoring content to help software developers  build performance monitoring applications. Please add any other pointers  you think our community should be aware of.

    Latest Updates:

    -> Using vscsiStats for Storage Performance Analysis by Scott D. (using ESXi)
    http://communities.vmware.com/docs/DOC-10095

    -> vSphere APIs for Performance Monitoring Webinar
    http://communities.vmware.com/thread/233040

    -> Performance TroubleShooting for VMware vSphere 4
    http://communities.vmware.com/docs/DOC-10352

    ->New vSphere Performance Monitoring Video and Sample Code - from Tech Exchange Orlando
    See Application Performance Monitoring through the VI APIs (takes a few minutes to load - 60 mins)
    http://www.vmware.com/communities/content/developer/webinars/performance.html

    vSphere API Reference Guide 4.0:

    -> http://www.vmware.com/support/developer/vc-sdk/visdk400pubs/ReferenceGuide/cpu_counters.html

    -> http://www.vmware.com/support/developer/vc-sdk/visdk400pubs/ReferenceGuide/vim.PerformanceManager.html

    -> Performance Monitoring and Analysis


    VI SDK Performance Monitoring Video
    60 Minutes goes into details of best practices when gathering VI Performance information.
    VI-Performance-Monitoring.pdf

    technote_PerformanceCounters-11-03-08.pdf - Improved Performance Counter Definition

    VI 3.5 Memory Statistic Definitions.pdf - Details on Memory Statistics for VI 3.5

    VMware Performance Community - Dedicated to all things Peformance

    Best Practices for Perfomance - Community Guide