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How to collect the provisioned space and Shared space for each VM ...Via VI SDK..

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You can get this information by looking at the storageInfo for a given VM MO: http://www.vmware.com/support/developer/vc-sdk/visdk400pubs/ReferenceGuide/vim.vm.StorageInfo.html which returns back an array of objects which will specify committed, uncommitted, shared and datastore moref for the storage allcoated/used per VM and its disks across the datastores that its stored on.

Here's a script that shows how to extract these properties:


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