Virtual Machine

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    Monitor/ Alert Name

    Target

    Parent Monitor

    Event(s)

    Generates Alerts

    Veeam VMware: Virtual machine network adapter reservation status Alarm

    VM

    Availability

    RED Status:
    Virtual machine network adapter reservation status Alarm (to red)

    YELLOW Status:
    Virtual machine network adapter reservation status Alarm (to yellow)

    GREEN (clear) Status:
    Virtual machine network adapter reservation status Alarm (to green)

    Yes

    Veeam VMware: vSphere HA VM Component Protection could not power off a virtual machine Alarm

    VM

    Availability

    RED Status:
    vSphere HA VM Component Protection could not power off a virtual machine Alarm (to red)

    YELLOW Status:
    vSphere HA VM Component Protection could not power off a virtual machine Alarm (to yellow)

    GREEN (clear) Status:
    vSphere HA VM Component Protection could not power off a virtual machine Alarm (to green)

    Yes

    Veeam VMware: vShield Virtual Machine Alarm

    VM

    Security

    RED Status:
    vShield Virtual Machine Alarm (to red)

    YELLOW Status:
    vShield Virtual Machine Alarm (to yellow)

    GREEN (clear) Status:
    vShield Virtual Machine Alarm (to green)

    Yes

    Veeam VMware: vShield Endpoint SVM status Alarm

    VM

    Security

    RED Status:
    vShield Endpoint SVM status Alarm (to red)

    YELLOW Status:
    vShield Endpoint SVM status Alarm (to yellow)

    GREEN (clear) Status:
    vShield Endpoint SVM status Alarm (to green)

    Yes

    Veeam VMware: Migration Error Alarm

    VM

    Availability

    RED Status:
    None

    YELLOW Status:
    Migration Error Alarm (grey-to-grey)

    GREEN (clear) Status:
    TIMER RESET

    Yes

    Veeam VMware: Virtual machine Consolidation Needed status Alarm

    VM

    Configuration

    RED Status:
    Virtual machine Consolidation Needed status Alarm (to red)

    YELLOW Status:
    Virtual machine Consolidation Needed status Alarm (to yellow)

    GREEN (clear) Status:
    Virtual machine Consolidation Needed status Alarm (to green)

    Yes

    Veeam VMware: vSphere HA failover failed Alarm

    VM

    Availability

    RED Status
    vSphere HA virtual machine failover failed Alarm (to red)

    YELLOW Status
    None

    GREEN (clear) Status
    vSphere HA virtual machine failover failed Alarm (to green)

    Yes

    Veeam VMware: VM storage compliance Alarm

    VM

    Configuration

    RED Status:
    VM storage compliance Alarm (to red)

    YELLOW Status:
    VM storage compliance Alarm (to yellow)

    GREEN (clear) Status:
    VM storage compliance Alarm (to green)

    GREY Status – DO NOTHING!:
    VM storage compliance Alarm (from grey to grey)

    Yes

    Veeam VMware: vSphere HA virtual machine monitoring Alarm

    Note: This monitor combines output from TWO vCenter Alarms.

    VM

    Availability

    RED Status:
    vSphere HA virtual machine monitoring error Alarm (to red)

    YELLOW Status:
    vSphere HA virtual machine monitoring action Alarm (to yellow)

    GREEN (clear) Status:
    Manually cleared Alarm ‘vSphere HA virtual machine monitoring’

    Yes

    Veeam VMware: Virtual Machine Uptime Monitor

    VMGUEST

    Availability

    Property vmstate captured from WMI each interval.

    GREEN (clear) Status:
    For vmTools installed :vmState=running

    For vmTools not installed: powerState=poweredOn

    YELLOW Status:
    None

    RED Status:
    For vmTools installed :vmState=not Running
    For vmTools not installed: powerState=NOT poweredOn

    No