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Issue saving reports when using Internet Explorer in vOPS (94825)

When trying to save an ad-hoc report of a view within vOPS while in Internet Explorer, IE defaults to prompting to verify the safety of the attempted download. If you're having trouble saving a report in Internet Explorer, here's a solution . ...

Product(s): Foglight for Virtualization Standard Edition
Last Updated On: 1/15/2013
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Using a smartbusiness view as the scope of a realtime alarm does not work (117084)

In Foglight for Virtualization Standard Edition (vOPS) 7.0 using a smart business view as the scope of a real-time alarm configuration does not work. WORKAROUND: Use a free form business view. STATUS: Defect ID VK-16565 ...

Product(s): Foglight for Virtualization Standard Edition
Last Updated On: 12/6/2013
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What url and port number need to be open to allow the vOPS virtual appliance the ability to perfo (94760)

The vOperations virtual appliance is located behind a firewall, and the firewall is preventing the automatic update process as all traffic is blocked by default. The vOPS update process performs an HTTP GET command on port 80 to the host ftp.vkernel.com. ...

Product(s): Foglight for Virtualization Standard Edition
Last Updated On: 7/12/2012
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When I look at the current bottlenecks or the latency on a VM it shows an unreasonably high numbe (95393)

When I look at the current bottlenecks or the latency on a VM it shows an unreasonably high number. vOPS is reporting numbers it has collected from vSphere. If the values in vSphere are incorrect, the incorrect values will show up in vOPS. ...

Product(s): Foglight for Virtualization Standard Edition
Last Updated On: 8/10/2012
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The vOPS Hyper-V collector shows a status of Failed in the Connections tab (95921)

The vOPS Hyper-V collector running on System Center Operations Manager (SCOM) shows a status of Failed in the Connections tab, even though the Windows service is running. The collector log (vkernel.log) contains this information: ...

Product(s): Foglight for Virtualization Standard Edition
Last Updated On: 1/15/2013
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MS Hyper-V support prerequisites. (116554)

MS Hyper-V support pre-requisites. In order to monitor a Microsoft Hyper-V Environment, Foglight for Virtualization Standard Edition requires the following version of SCOM and SCVMM as well as already having the Hyper-V ...

Product(s): Foglight for Virtualization Standard Edition
Last Updated On: 2/18/2014
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Inaccurate recommendations reported within Optimizer | Rightsizer | Memory (106967)

When navigating to "Optimizer | Rightsizer | Memory", inaccurate recommendations are displayed. For example, Rightsizer states that 7.8 Gb (of 12 GB) of memory is being used and recommends to "Decrease the Memory allocation from 12 GB to 10.2 GB". ...

Product(s): Foglight for Virtualization Standard Edition
Last Updated On: 6/25/2013
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Is it possible to change thresholds of warning/alarm levels? (94737)

Is it possible to change thresholds of warning/alarm levels? Change the thresholds for the particular virtual object you wish to change within Settings | Thresholds | VMware/Hyper-V/Red Hat.

Product(s): Foglight for Virtualization Standard Edition
Last Updated On: 7/12/2012
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What does the “Throughput” column represent when looking at the ‘Current Bottlenecks | Summary’ (94824)

What does the “Throughput” column represent when looking at the 'Current Bottlenecks | Summary' of a VMware Cluster object? The Throughput column represents the throughput of Disk/Storage. It is not for network throughput.

Product(s): Foglight for Virtualization Standard Edition
Last Updated On: 1/10/2013
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How to completely purge all the data and reinitialize the vOPS database. (94744)

How to completely wipe all the data and recreate the vOperations database. This process will also cause a restart of the vOPS services on the virtual appliance. Warning! Following this process will wipe all statistics. The script below does not ask for confirmation. ...

Product(s): Foglight for Virtualization Standard Edition
Last Updated On: 7/12/2012
(0 Ratings)
Datastore performance report is showing same number for averages and peaks (115779)

Under certain circumstances, when looking at Performance Analyzer | Datastore Performance, the same exact values are shown for Average and Peaks. WORKAROUND: None. STATUS: Defect ID VK-16296 logged for this issue. ...

Product(s): Foglight for Virtualization Standard Edition
Last Updated On: 10/30/2013
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SRM protected VMs are shown in Wastefinder Powered Off Virtual Machines (115675)

The Wastefinder Powered Off Virtual Machines report is showing every virtual machine that is protected with VMware Site Recovery Manager as N/A. WORKAROUND: None. STATUS: Defect ID VK-16492 has been logged and will be evaluated for a future Release. ...

Product(s): Foglight for Virtualization Standard Edition
Last Updated On: 10/28/2013
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Enable SNMP on vOPS server (101994)

Want to receive SNMP traps from Os where vOps server 6.0 is installed & running? How to know, if the SNMP is enabled on the OS running vops 6.0? vKernel is not an SNMP client and have no plans to be one. vOps can send SNMP Alerts. ...

Product(s): Foglight for Virtualization Standard Edition
Last Updated On: 3/7/2013
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Capacity Availability: "You have room on 1 clusters to place 0 VMs". What does this mean? (95810)

On the main "Get Started" page of the vOPS Console, it states "You have room on 1 clusters to place 0 VMs". What does this mean? This statement indicates that, based on the vOPS Capacity Management/Availability algorithms ...

Product(s): Foglight for Virtualization Standard Edition
Last Updated On: 8/8/2012
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Errors found in the vkrmerror.log of vOPS with after upgrading to VMware vSphere 5.0 update 1 (95305)

Errors found in the vkrmerror.log with after upgrading to vSphere 5.0 update 1. vOPS is running version less then 5.0. Example error: 01-05-2012_14:11: 20 (15777282) [COLLECT_VMWARE_PERF#1706018388] ERROR com ...

Product(s): Foglight for Virtualization Standard Edition
Last Updated On: 7/25/2012
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Need to see in real time the CPU on Foglight for Virtualization Standard. (142548)

Which report will show me the CPU, Memory, Storage or Networking in real time? NA To get a real time information you can use the Report and Chargeback report: 1. Go to Reporting and Chargeback. 2. Select Resource Graph. ...

Product(s): Foglight for Virtualization Standard Edition
Last Updated On: 1/19/2015
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Inaccurate or missing information in vOPS Server (101658)

vOPS Server displays inaccurate, grayed out or missing information. Defect: VK-14290 Here are the instructions for getting and applying the hotfix. Login to the vops: user-vkernel, password-vkernel. Perform the following commands at the console: su – password. ...

Product(s): Foglight for Virtualization Standard Edition
Last Updated On: 1/24/2013
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Wastefinder is reporting SRM protected VMs as abandoned (111912)

The Wastefinder abandoned virtual machine report is showing every virtual machine that is protected with VMware Site Recovery Manager as abandoned. WORKAROUND: None. STATUS: Defect ID VK-15679 has been logged and has been included in version 7.0. ...

Product(s): Foglight for Virtualization Standard Edition
Last Updated On: 10/28/2013
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vOPS server default retention policy (103537)

What is vOPS default data retention policy? Answer: vOPS collect 5 minutes statistics. vOPS have 5 minutes statistics 7 days (important counters), 2 days for outer counters 5 minutes statistics data is rounding to 1 hour's data after 7 days weeks. ...

Product(s): Foglight for Virtualization Standard Edition
Last Updated On: 4/17/2013
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vOPS product navigation slow (105340)

This is for version 6.5.0, 6.5.0.1 and 6.5.1 only. Using vOPS is slow. For example expanding the inventory tree takes 2 - 3 minutes or more. Report or graph generation takes 20 minutes. WORKAROUND: Disabling the vkernel alarms in vcenter. STATUS: ...

Product(s): Foglight for Virtualization Standard Edition
Last Updated On: 5/17/2013
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Video- Capacity Planning in vOPS (95289)

vOPS Server Standard features capacity planning and management features to predict VM performance issue before they happen, identify additional capacity for more VMs and to forecast how many more resources must be purchased for the next budget period. ...

Product(s): Foglight for Virtualization Standard Edition
Last Updated On: 7/24/2012
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Unable to see all Hyper-V datatores (105491)

Datastores are missing from the left navigation tree of vOPS when using a Microsoft Hyper-V environment. Navigate to Settings (Gear Icon) | General | Miscellaneous and insure that Exclude Local Storages is not checked.

Product(s): Foglight for Virtualization Standard Edition
Last Updated On: 4/8/2013
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License Assigment window showing 0 host licensed (96517)

License Assigment window is not showing any licensed hosts as shown by the screenshot below. The vkrm_error.log has the following entry: [UPDATE_INVENTORY# ] ERROR com.vkernel.rm - Unable to get browser for datastore 'DATASTORENAME'. ...

Product(s): Foglight for Virtualization Standard Edition
Last Updated On: 1/15/2013
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Under certain conditions resource graphs of type Datastore are taking a long time to load (111934)

In vOPS 6.5.x under certain conditions, when choosing a resource graph of. Type: Datastore Metric Total IOPs or Total Latency. The reports take a long time (more than four minutes) to generate. WORKAROUND: None. STATUS ...

Product(s): Foglight for Virtualization Standard Edition
Last Updated On: 8/29/2013
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In Infrastructure Overview, the chart “Storage Capacity, Utilization And Trend” takes a long time (105157)

In large environments of 1000 or more virtual machines, the chart Storage Capacity, Utilization And Trend can take upwards of 25 minutes to generate. WORKAROUND: None. STATUS: Defect ID VK-15020 has been filed for this defect. ...

Product(s): Foglight for Virtualization Standard Edition
Last Updated On: 3/28/2013
(0 Ratings)
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