Today a basic example of super metrics; a special type of metric that’s available in vRealize Operations (vRorps). vRops, VMware’s operations management solution, is designed to collect large numbers of objects and metrics in the vRops database and do some advanced analysis on these objects and metrics.

Objects are items that are monitored in your environment, such as virtual machines, clusters, hosts en datastores. Metrics are counters that are collected for these objects, for example CPU usage, RAM usage or free capacity on a datastore.

A super metric is special kind of…