ESXi 5.5 Performance Metrics

Shot post on performance metrics to be used for performance analysis with esxcfg-perf.pl for example.

esx55performance_metrics

PowerCLI C:\> Get-StatType |sort
cpu.coreUtilization.average
cpu.costop.summation
cpu.demand.average
cpu.idle.summation
cpu.latency.average
cpu.ready.summation
cpu.reservedCapacity.average
cpu.swapwait.summation
cpu.totalCapacity.average
cpu.usage.average
cpu.usagemhz.average
cpu.used.summation
cpu.utilization.average
cpu.wait.summation
datastore.datastoreIops.average
datastore.datastoreMaxQueueDepth.latest
datastore.datastoreNormalReadLatency.latest
datastore.datastoreNormalWriteLatency.latest
datastore.datastoreReadBytes.latest
datastore.datastoreReadIops.latest
datastore.datastoreReadLoadMetric.latest
datastore.datastoreReadOIO.latest
datastore.datastoreVMObservedLatency.latest
datastore.datastoreWriteBytes.latest
datastore.datastoreWriteIops.latest
datastore.datastoreWriteLoadMetric.latest
datastore.datastoreWriteOIO.latest
datastore.maxTotalLatency.latest
datastore.numberReadAveraged.average
datastore.numberWriteAveraged.average
datastore.read.average
datastore.siocActiveTimePercentage.average
datastore.sizeNormalizedDatastoreLatency.average
datastore.totalReadLatency.average
datastore.totalWriteLatency.average
datastore.write.average
disk.busResets.summation
disk.commands.summation
disk.commandsAborted.summation
disk.commandsAveraged.average
disk.deviceLatency.average
disk.deviceReadLatency.average
disk.deviceWriteLatency.average
disk.kernelLatency.average
disk.kernelReadLatency.average
disk.kernelWriteLatency.average
disk.maxQueueDepth.average
disk.maxTotalLatency.latest
disk.numberRead.summation
disk.numberReadAveraged.average
disk.numberWrite.summation
disk.numberWriteAveraged.average
disk.queueLatency.average
disk.queueReadLatency.average
disk.queueWriteLatency.average
disk.read.average
disk.totalLatency.average
disk.totalReadLatency.average
disk.totalWriteLatency.average
disk.usage.average
disk.write.average
hbr.hbrNetRx.average
hbr.hbrNetTx.average
hbr.hbrNumVms.average
mem.active.average
mem.activewrite.average
mem.compressed.average
mem.compressionRate.average
mem.consumed.average
mem.decompressionRate.average
mem.granted.average
mem.heap.average
mem.heapfree.average
mem.latency.average
mem.llSwapIn.average
mem.llSwapInRate.average
mem.llSwapOut.average
mem.llSwapOutRate.average
mem.llSwapUsed.average
mem.lowfreethreshold.average
mem.overhead.average
mem.reservedCapacity.average
mem.shared.average
mem.sharedcommon.average
mem.state.latest
mem.swapin.average
mem.swapinRate.average
mem.swapout.average
mem.swapoutRate.average
mem.swapused.average
mem.sysUsage.average
mem.totalCapacity.average
mem.unreserved.average
mem.usage.average
mem.vmmemctl.average
mem.zero.average
net.broadcastRx.summation
net.broadcastTx.summation
net.bytesRx.average
net.bytesTx.average
net.droppedRx.summation
net.droppedTx.summation
net.errorsRx.summation
net.errorsTx.summation
net.multicastRx.summation
net.multicastTx.summation
net.packetsRx.summation
net.packetsTx.summation
net.received.average
net.transmitted.average
net.unknownProtos.summation
net.usage.average
power.energy.summation
power.power.average
power.powerCap.average
rescpu.actav1.latest
rescpu.actav15.latest
rescpu.actav5.latest
rescpu.actpk1.latest
rescpu.actpk15.latest
rescpu.actpk5.latest
rescpu.maxLimited1.latest
rescpu.maxLimited15.latest
rescpu.maxLimited5.latest
rescpu.runav1.latest
rescpu.runav15.latest
rescpu.runav5.latest
rescpu.runpk1.latest
rescpu.runpk15.latest
rescpu.runpk5.latest
rescpu.sampleCount.latest
rescpu.samplePeriod.latest
storageAdapter.commandsAveraged.average
storageAdapter.maxTotalLatency.latest
storageAdapter.numberReadAveraged.average
storageAdapter.numberWriteAveraged.average
storageAdapter.read.average
storageAdapter.totalReadLatency.average
storageAdapter.totalWriteLatency.average
storageAdapter.write.average
storagePath.commandsAveraged.average
storagePath.maxTotalLatency.latest
storagePath.numberReadAveraged.average
storagePath.numberWriteAveraged.average
storagePath.read.average
storagePath.totalReadLatency.average
storagePath.totalWriteLatency.average
storagePath.write.average
sys.resourceCpuAct1.latest
sys.resourceCpuAct5.latest
sys.resourceCpuAllocMax.latest
sys.resourceCpuAllocMin.latest
sys.resourceCpuAllocShares.latest
sys.resourceCpuMaxLimited1.latest
sys.resourceCpuMaxLimited5.latest
sys.resourceCpuRun1.latest
sys.resourceCpuRun5.latest
sys.resourceCpuUsage.average
sys.resourceFdUsage.latest
sys.resourceMemAllocMax.latest
sys.resourceMemAllocMin.latest
sys.resourceMemAllocShares.latest
sys.resourceMemConsumed.latest
sys.resourceMemCow.latest
sys.resourceMemMapped.latest
sys.resourceMemOverhead.latest
sys.resourceMemShared.latest
sys.resourceMemSwapped.latest
sys.resourceMemTouched.latest
sys.resourceMemZero.latest
sys.uptime.latest
vflashModule.numActiveVMDKs.latest

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