IT Management: WhatsUp Gold Monitors Physical and Virtual Systems
A veiw of the eWEEK Labs Nebula cluster shows our virtual infrastructure.
Drilling down in a list view, you see details of the physical and virtual systems in our VMware infrasturcture.
A detailed view of a virtual machine shows that it was briefly unavailable (far right) but that the system is currently up and running.
Discovered devices (right) were correctly identified as a mix of physical and virtual machines.
Device properties can be custom tweaked to ensure they match the actual device.
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.
WhatsUp Gold is a traditional network management tool and comes loaded with network engineer diagnostic tools including the venerable ICMP Ping utility.