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