The Task Manager built-in to Windows is not useful in a Hyper-V host because the CPU and memory usage shown there does not show which virtual machines are using those resources. Veeam Task Manager for Hyper-V solves that problem with a unique on-demand real-time analysis of key performance counters for Hyper-V hosts and VMs running on these hosts.
The Hyper-V Task Manager VMM plug-in allows you to run Veeam Task Manager for Hyper-V from the SCVMM console.
To install the Hyper-V Task Manager VMM plug-in:
|1.||In the SCVMM console, open the Settings tab.|
|2.||Choose Console Add-ins and click Import Console Add-in.|
|3.||In the Import Console Add-in Wizard, click Browse, navigate to the <installation media>\Resource Kit \ Hyper-V Task Manager VMM plug-in folder and select the Veeam.Virt.HyperV.TaskManagerAddIn.zip file.|
|4.||Click Next and then click Finish. |
|5.||Restart the SCVMM console.|
To launch Veeam Task Manager for Hyper-V from the SCVMM console:
|1.||Switch to the VMs and Servers tab.|
|2.||Select a host node in the VMs and Services tree. |
|3.||Click the Veeam Task Manager for Hyper-V icon.|
Veeam Task Manager for Hyper-V will open in a new window.