Review the following sections for information on the Details views:
The details for each VM consist of a summary, monitoring information, and an event log.
In the VM Client, click the view.
The VMs are displayed:
Do one of the following:
Double-click one of the VMs.
Right-click one of the VMs, then select.
The tabs for the selected VM are displayed.
For details on the tabs, see:
To close the details view, click the view name in the Inventory perspective panel.
The following sections provide information on the various details tabs:
This details tab is used by each Inventory panel type:
Figure 5-1 Summary Tab for Virtual Machines
You can do the following with thetab for VMs:
In the first section, right-click a group name under Groups, then selectto revoke the VM’s membership in the group.
In the Notes section, enter and edit notes for the VM.
View basic information about the VM:
The VM’s operating system
The virtual machine technology being used by the VM
CPU and memory, including how it is used by the guest and host and the percentage of the host memory being used
IP address and DNS name, if it is not DHCP
Storage names and types associated with the host, storage capacity information, and how many VMs are stored on the host per storage name
The VM’s MAC address and NIC type (paravirtualized)
Hosted VMs and their operating status, name, OS type, and CPU/memory statuses
Some of the above items are only applicable if the Orchestrate Agent is installed on the VM.
Double-click theentry to view that host server’s details tabs.
Double-click theentry to view that storage item’s details tabs.
Wherever N/A appears in the details, it means that the information is not available.
For information on the Monitoring Tab, which documents this tab for host servers. The functionality is the same for VMs, although the information displayed can be different.tab, see
This details tab is used by VMs and host servers:
Figure 5-2 Event Log Tab for VMs
You can do the following with this tab:
View the Event Log information.
Double-click an event item that contains the icon to view the details of the event as reported by the Orchestrate Server. The following is an example of an event’s details: