DataFilterSpec

The Data.FilterSpec structure contains fields used to filter the results when listing DataPoint. Warning: This structure is available as Technology Preview. These are early access APIs provided to test, automate and provide feedback on the feature. Since this can change based on feedback, VMware does not guarantee backwards compatibility and recommends against using them in production environments. Some Technology Preview APIs might only be applicable to specific environments.


Properties

Required Property Name Type Description
optional cid string

Counter ID. Warning: This attribute is available as Technology Preview. These are early access APIs provided to test, automate and provide feedback on the feature. Since this can change based on feedback, VMware does not guarantee backwards compatibility and recommends against using them in production environments. Some Technology Preview APIs might only be applicable to specific environments. When unset the result will not be filtered by counter. When clients pass a value of this structure as a parameter, the field must be an identifier for the resource type: com.vmware.vstats.model.Counter. When operations return a value of this structure as a result, the field will be an identifier for the resource type: com.vmware.vstats.model.Counter.

optional end integer

End of a time window (excluded), timestamp in seconds UTC. Warning: This attribute is available as Technology Preview. These are early access APIs provided to test, automate and provide feedback on the feature. Since this can change based on feedback, VMware does not guarantee backwards compatibility and recommends against using them in production environments. Some Technology Preview APIs might only be applicable to specific environments. When unset the result will not be limited by end time.

optional metric string

Metric name. Warning: This attribute is available as Technology Preview. These are early access APIs provided to test, automate and provide feedback on the feature. Since this can change based on feedback, VMware does not guarantee backwards compatibility and recommends against using them in production environments. Some Technology Preview APIs might only be applicable to specific environments. When unset the result will not be filtered by metric name. When clients pass a value of this structure as a parameter, the field must be an identifier for the resource type: com.vmware.vstats.model.Metric. When operations return a value of this structure as a result, the field will be an identifier for the resource type: com.vmware.vstats.model.Metric.

optional order string

Directs the server to order the returned data. Passing a value of DEFAULT will apply default ordering of the results that makes them easier for consumption. Warning: This attribute is available as Technology Preview. These are early access APIs provided to test, automate and provide feedback on the feature. Since this can change based on feedback, VMware does not guarantee backwards compatibility and recommends against using them in production environments. Some Technology Preview APIs might only be applicable to specific environments. When this parameter is unset the server will not order the result, save computational time and therefore the API will operate faster.

optional page string

Used to retrieve paged data for larger result sets. The value of this token is generated by server and returned as next field in the result of Data.query-data-points operations. Warning: This attribute is available as Technology Preview. These are early access APIs provided to test, automate and provide feedback on the feature. Since this can change based on feedback, VMware does not guarantee backwards compatibility and recommends against using them in production environments. Some Technology Preview APIs might only be applicable to specific environments. When unset the first page of results will be returned.

optional resources array of string

Resources to include in the query. Each resource is specified through a composite string that follows the following format. type.[.]=

resource type specifies the type of resource for example VM, VCPU etc.

scheme is an optional element to disambiguate the resource as needed for example to differentiate managed object id from uuid.

resource id is the unique resource identifier value for example: vm-41

Example values include: type.VM=vm-41, type.VCPU=1, type.VM.moid=vm-41 . Warning: This attribute is available as Technology Preview. These are early access APIs provided to test, automate and provide feedback on the feature. Since this can change based on feedback, VMware does not guarantee backwards compatibility and recommends against using them in production environments. Some Technology Preview APIs might only be applicable to specific environments. When left unset the result will not be filtered for specific resources.

optional start integer

Start of a time window (included), timestamp in seconds UTC. Warning: This attribute is available as Technology Preview. These are early access APIs provided to test, automate and provide feedback on the feature. Since this can change based on feedback, VMware does not guarantee backwards compatibility and recommends against using them in production environments. Some Technology Preview APIs might only be applicable to specific environments. When unset the result will not be limited by start time.

optional types array of string

List of Resource types. Warning: This attribute is available as Technology Preview. These are early access APIs provided to test, automate and provide feedback on the feature. Since this can change based on feedback, VMware does not guarantee backwards compatibility and recommends against using them in production environments. Some Technology Preview APIs might only be applicable to specific environments. When unset the result will not be filtered by resource types. When clients pass a value of this structure as a parameter, the field must contain identifiers for the resource type: com.vmware.vstats.model.RsrcType. When operations return a value of this structure as a result, the field will contain identifiers for the resource type: com.vmware.vstats.model.RsrcType.

Parameter To


Query Data Points Data

JSON Example

{
    "cid": "string",
    "end": 0,
    "metric": "string",
    "order": "string",
    "page": "string",
    "resources": [
        "string"
    ],
    "start": 0,
    "types": [
        "string"
    ]
}
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