IT Management: WhatsUp Gold Monitors Physical and Virtual Systems

 
 
By Cameron Sturdevant  |  Posted 2011-07-01
 
 
 

Home

A veiw of the eWEEK Labs Nebula cluster shows our virtual infrastructure.

Home

Devices

Drilling down in a list view, you see details of the physical and virtual systems in our VMware infrasturcture.

Devices

Device Status

A detailed view of a virtual machine shows that it was briefly unavailable (far right) but that the system is currently up and running.

Device Status

Device Discovery

Discovered devices (right) were correctly identified as a mix of physical and virtual machines.

Device Discovery

Properties

Device properties can be custom tweaked to ensure they match the actual device.

Properties

WhatsConntected

A deep dive on device detail shows that the virtual machine on which WhatsUp Gold was installed in a Windows system running inside the VMware infrastructure.

WhatsConntected

Ping

WhatsUp Gold is a traditional network management tool and comes loaded with network engineer diagnostic tools including the venerable ICMP Ping utility.

Ping

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