Virtual Machines. Right-sizing — VMs Oversized for Memory and CPU

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    The Virtual Machines. Right-sizing — VMs Oversized for Memory and CPU report helps you detect virtual machines that have more allocated RAM or CPU resources than they require.

    Sample Usage

    This section provides step-by-step instructions that will help you understand how to create the Virtual Machines. Right-sizing — VMs Oversized for Memory and CPU report. Consider the following example:

    You need to report on top 10 VMs that have more allocated CPU resources than they require. Use performance statistics for the previous quarter as a ground for the report analysis; omit statistics collected on Saturdays and Sundays.

    To create the report, follow these steps:

    1. Open the Virtual Machines. Right-sizing — VMs Oversized for Memory and CPU report.
    2. Define time intervals.
    3. Choose how to display report charts.
    4. Choose how to assess VM performance.
    5. Choose a report scope.
    6. Define a resource to be analyzed.
    7. Choose a number of VMs to display.
    8. Run the report.
    9. View the report output.