VMware Datastore IOPS

VMware Datastore IOPS provides raw disk I/O operations per second (IOPS) for both hosts and guests (virtual machines). This report is helpful for diagnosing read and write efficiency and in some cases memory exhaustion.

  1. Configure the following fields from the Device Properties view.
    • Name. Monitor instance name.
    • Description. Optional description.
    • Collection interval. Specify polling frequency (minutes).
  2. Click OK to save the monitor settings for this device.
  3. To view charts and table data this monitor makes possible, check either or both of these reports:

See Also

Performance Monitors

Active Script (Performance)

APC UPS (Performance)

CPU Utilization (Performance)

PowerShell Scripting

Disk Utilization (Performance)

Printer (Performance)

Hyper-V Virtual Machine Disk Activity

JMX (Performance)

Memory Utilization (Performance)

Ping Latency and Availability

SNMP (Performance)

SQL Query (Performance)

SSH (Performance)

Windows Performance Counter

Configuring WMI Formatted Counter monitors

WMI Performance Monitor

Hyper-V Event Log Monitor (Built-in)

Hyper-V Host Virtual Machines Monitor