Basics

This sample displays available performance counters or other data
for an requested ESX system. Output is in following report style:

Performance Interval:
Interval Name
Interval Period
Interval Length
Performance counters:
Host perf capabilities:
Summary supported
Current supported
Current refresh rate

Parameters:
url          [required] : url of the web service
username     [required] : username for the authentication
password     [required] : password for the authentication
info         [required] : requested info - [interval|counter|host]
hostname     [optional] : required when 'info' is 'host'

Command Line:
Display name and description of all perf counters on VCenter
run.bat com.vmware.performance.Basics --url [webserviceurl]
--username [username] --password [password]
--info [interval|counter|host] --hostname [VC hostname]

Display counter names, sampling period, length of all intervals
run.bat com.vmware.performance.Basics --url [webserviceurl]
--username [username] --password [password]
--info interval --hostname [VC or ESX hostname]

Display name and description of all perf counters on ESX
run.bat com.vmware.performance.Basics --url [webserviceurl]
--username [username] --password [password]
--info counter --hostname [ESX hostname]

Display name, description and metrics of all perf counters on ESX
run.bat com.vmware.performance.Basics --url [webserviceurl]
--username [username] --password [password]
--info host  --hostname [ESX hostname]

VMware vSphere Web Services Java Samples

This sample was originally released as a part of vSphere 6.0 under license terms that contained a provision that disallowed redistribution in source form. In order to encourage growth of community around VMware samples, these samples are being re-released under a commercially friendly open source license (BSD 3-Clause). See the file header for details.

The samples themselves are identical to the official release version with the exception of a changed copyright and license header on each file.

If you wish to run this sample, please download the official SDK from https://my.vmware.com/group/vmware/get-download?downloadGroup=MNGMTSDK600 and follow the provided instructions.

These samples are provided for reference with no warranty expressed or implied.

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