vCheck

vCheck v6.0 by Alan Renouf (http://virtu-al.net) generated on WIN-2JMLGHB50FG

192.168.0.11

General Information

Active VMs: 8
In-active VMs: 0
Number of Clusters: 2
Number of Datastores: 9
Number of Hosts: 4
Number of Templates: 2
Number of VMs: 8

Snapshots (Over Days Old) :

VMware snapshots which are kept for a long period of time may cause issues, filling up datastores and also may impact performance of the virtual machine.
CreatedVMNameDescriptionSizeMB
12/21/2011 9:48:01 PMVC01Before Upgrade20825.49
1/11/2012 9:22:48 PMVC01Pre-VC Build12265.48

Hosts overcommitting memory :

Overcommitted hosts may cause issues with performance if memory is not issued when needed, this may cause ballooning and swapping
HostTotalMemMBTotalAssignedMemMBTotalUsedMBOverCommitMB
virtuesx1.virtu-al.local71671177653234609
virtuesx2.virtu-al.local71671228864925121

VMs Created or Cloned (Last Day(s)) :

The following VMs have been created over the last Days
CreatedTimeUserNameFullFormattedMessage
1/30/2012 4:07:27 PMAdministratorCreated virtual machine VM1 on virtuesx2.virtu-al.local in Virtu-Al
1/27/2012 11:20:07 AMAdministratorCreated virtual machine TestVM on esx02.virtu-al.local in Virtu-Al
1/25/2012 4:58:42 PMAdministratorCreated virtual machine ImportantVM2 (fa46ed92-54d9-4d05-8605-6bea160a8d6e) on esx02.virtu-al.local in Virtu-Al
1/25/2012 4:58:34 PMAdministratorCreated virtual machine ImportantVM1 (d3d55df1-64bc-42f2-a04b-6e358a0e4bc7) on esx02.virtu-al.local in Virtu-Al
1/25/2012 2:48:18 PMAdministratorCreated virtual machine VMware vCloud Director on virtuesx1.virtu-al.local in Virtu-Al
1/25/2012 1:41:36 PMAdministratorCreated virtual machine vShield-FW-esx02.virtu-al.local on esx02.virtu-al.local in Virtu-Al
1/25/2012 1:17:39 PMAdministratorCreated virtual machine vShield-FW-esx01.virtu-al.local on esx01.virtu-al.local in Virtu-Al

VMs Removed (Last 14 Day(s)) :

The following VMs have been removed/deleted over the last 14 days
CreatedTimeUserNameFullFormattedMessage
2/3/2012 12:40:00 PMAdministratorRemoved vShield-FW-esx01.virtu-al.local on esx01.virtu-al.local from Virtu-Al
2/3/2012 12:21:51 PMAdministratorRemoved vShield-FW-esx02.virtu-al.local on esx02.virtu-al.local from Virtu-Al
2/3/2012 9:24:45 AMAdministratorRemoved VM1 on virtuesx2.virtu-al.local from Virtu-Al
1/27/2012 11:31:36 AMAdministratorRemoved TestVM on esx02.virtu-al.local from Virtu-Al
1/24/2012 4:48:48 PMAdministratorRemoved VM2 on virtuesx2.virtu-al.local from Virtu-Al
1/24/2012 4:48:48 PMAdministratorRemoved TestVM on virtuesx2.virtu-al.local from Virtu-Al
1/24/2012 4:48:47 PMAdministratorRemoved vShield on virtuesx2.virtu-al.local from Virtu-Al
1/24/2012 4:48:47 PMAdministratorRemoved VM1 on virtuesx2.virtu-al.local from Virtu-Al
1/24/2012 4:48:47 PMAdministratorRemoved VDIMaster on virtuesx2.virtu-al.local from Virtu-Al
1/24/2012 4:48:47 PMAdministratorRemoved DOMAIN02 on virtuesx2.virtu-al.local from Virtu-Al
1/24/2012 4:48:45 PMAdministratorRemoved vShield-FW-virtuesx2.virtu-al.local on virtuesx2.virtu-al.local from Virtu-Al
1/24/2012 4:48:45 PMAdministratorRemoved View01 on virtuesx2.virtu-al.local from Virtu-Al
1/24/2012 4:48:45 PMAdministratorRemoved VMware vCloud Director on virtuesx2.virtu-al.local from Virtu-Al
1/24/2012 4:48:45 PMAdministratorRemoved ESX01 on virtuesx2.virtu-al.local from Virtu-Al
1/24/2012 4:48:45 PMAdministratorRemoved SmallVM on virtuesx2.virtu-al.local from Virtu-Al
1/24/2012 4:48:45 PMAdministratorRemoved VM4 on virtuesx2.virtu-al.local from Virtu-Al
1/24/2012 4:48:44 PMAdministratorRemoved vShield-EP-virtuesx2.virtu-al.local on virtuesx2.virtu-al.local from Virtu-Al
1/24/2012 4:48:30 PMAdministratorRemoved ANewWindowsVM on virtuesx2.virtu-al.local from Virtu-Al

VMs with over x vCPUs :

The following VMs have over CPU(s) and may impact performance due to CPU scheduling
NamePowerStateNumCpu
ESX01PoweredOn3
ESX02PoweredOn3

VMs Ballooning or Swapping :

Ballooning and swapping may indicate a lack of memory or a limit on a VM, this may be an indication of not enough memory in a host or a limit held on a VM, further information is available here.
NameVMHostSwapKBMemBalloonKB
ESX02virtuesx2.virtu-al.local16857440
VIRTUDCvirtuesx2.virtu-al.local17000
VC01virtuesx2.virtu-al.local2480

VMs with less than x MB :

The following guests have less than x MB Free, if a guest disk fills up it may cause issues with the guest Operating System
NameDisk0pathDisk0Capacity(MB)Disk0FreeSpace(MB)
vShield Manager/1475439
VMware vCloud Director/boot122110

ESXi Hosts with Lockdown Mode not Enabled :

The following ESXi Hosts do not have lockdown enabled, think about using Lockdown as an extra security feature.
NameLockedMode
esx01.virtu-al.localFalse
esx02.virtu-al.localFalse
virtuesx1.virtu-al.localFalse
virtuesx2.virtu-al.localFalse

VMs in Inconsistent folders

The Following VM's are not stored in folders consistent to their names, this may cause issues when trying to locate them from the datastore manually
VMPath
VC01[virtuesx2-Internal-500GB] vCenter01
VIRTUDC[virtuesx2-Internal-500GB] DOMAIN01

No VMTools

The following VMs do not have VM Tools installed or are not running, you may gain increased performance and driver support if you install VMTools
NameStatus
ESX01toolsNotInstalled
ESX02toolsNotInstalled
ImportantVM1 (d3d55df1-64bc-42f2-a04b-6e358a0e4bc7)toolsNotInstalled
ImportantVM2 (fa46ed92-54d9-4d05-8605-6bea160a8d6e)toolsNotInstalled

VM Tools Issues

The following VMs have issues with VMTools, these should be checked and reinstalled if necessary
VmNameIPAddressOSFullNameHostNameNetworkLabel
vShield Manager192.168.0.113managerVM Network

VM: CD-ROM Connected - VMotion Violation

The following VMs have a CD-ROM connected, this may cause issues if this machine needs to be migrated to a different host
NameVMHost
ESX01virtuesx1.virtu-al.local

VMs stored on non shared datastores

The following VMs are located on storage which is only accesible by 1 host, these will not be compatible with VMotion and may be disconnected in the event of host failure
VMDatastore
ESX01virtuesx1-Internal-150GB
VMware vCloud Directorvirtuesx1-Internal-500GB
vShield Managervirtuesx1-Internal-500GB
ESX02virtuesx2-Internal-150GB
VC01virtuesx2-Internal-500GB
VIRTUDCvirtuesx2-Internal-500GB

NTP Issues

The following hosts do not have the correct NTP settings and may cause issues if the time becomes far apart from the vCenter/Domain or other hosts
NameNTPServerServiceRunning
virtuesx1.virtu-al.localFalse

Host(s) Config Issue(s)

The following configuration issues have been registered against Hosts in vCenter
NameMessage
virtuesx1.virtu-al.localHost virtuesx1.virtu-al.local is not in compliance with the attached profile
virtuesx2.virtu-al.localHost virtuesx2.virtu-al.local in cluster London in Virtu-Al currently has no management network redundancy
virtuesx2.virtu-al.localSSH for the host virtuesx2.virtu-al.local has been enabled

192.168.0.11 Event Logs (1 day(s))

The following warnings were found in the vCenter Event Logs, you may wish to check these further
TimeGeneratedMessage
2/5/2012 4:40:28 PMActive Directory Web Services encountered an error while reading the settings for the specified Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services instance. Active Directory Web Services will retry this operation periodically. In the mean time, this instance will be ignored. Instance name: ADAM_VMwareVCMSDS
2/5/2012 4:39:28 PMActive Directory Web Services encountered an error while reading the settings for the specified Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services instance. Active Directory Web Services will retry this operation periodically. In the mean time, this instance will be ignored. Instance name: ADAM_VMwareVCMSDS