VMware: Finding NetApp Bottlenecks with vRealize Operations
By: Chuck Petrie, Blue Medora
Storage can be difficult to troubleshoot. Maybe the hardest question is, should we even be blaming storage right now? In vRealize Operations, management packs can be tightly integrated with the virtual layer. The Management Pack for NetApp Storage provides a holistic view of the virtual layer and storage so you can understand performance bottlenecks. You can identify if the bottleneck is in storage, but at the same time where the traffic is coming from in the virtual layer. This blog will walk you through some of the options for troubleshooting NetApp with vRealize Operations.
Figure 1 – View of the NetApp Relationships
Before I start, I want to note that this Management Pack ties directly into OnCommand Unified Manager via API Services to provide performance metrics, relationships, and events. In Figure 1 we can see the relationships in a NetApp system. Data is shown from the cluster all the way down to the disk. Out of the…
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