The Performance tab shows performance data for the selected server or virtual machine in graph form.
For servers you can view:
For virtual machines, graphs showing CPU, memory, network I/O and disk usage data are shown by default.
At the bottom of the tab, the summary graph gives a quick overview of what has been happening on the machine and also allows you to adjust the time frame shown in the other graphs, either to show data from a longer or shorter period of time, or to show data from an earlier period of time.
To include other types of performance data on the tab or to change the appearance of the graphs, see Configuring performance graphs.
By default, data from the last 10 minutes is displayed. To view data from a longer or shorter time period, do one of the following:
To move the time
frame for data displayed in the graphs, point to any graph and when the pointer
changes to a move cursor
, simply drag the graph or the sample
area in the summary graph to the left or right. For example:
To view lifecycle events for the VMs hosted on a server, use the VM Lifecycle Events list.