Dynamic disk technology allows administrators to allocate for virtual machines more storage space than there is real physical capacity. The Hyper-V Overprovisioned Storage report helps you reveal excessive storage over-provisioning in your virtual environment.
This section provides step-by-step instructions that will help you understand how to create the Hyper-V Overprovisioned Storage report. Consider the following example:
You need to report on disks with the largest amount of provisioned storage space. Use statistics for the previous month as a ground for the report analysis.
To create the report, follow these steps:
- Open the Hyper-V Overprovisioned Storage report.
- Define time intervals.
- Choose sorting options.
- Choose an aggregation type.
- Choose a report scope.
- Run the report.
- View the report output.