Custom Capacity Allocation Overview Dashboard for vRealize Operations 6.7 and 7.0


Use this vRealize Operations dashboard to implement custom allocation ratios. This dashboard is a clone of the Capacity Allocation Overview dashboard customized to support a 2:1 vCPU and 1.1:1 vMem ratios. This dashboard can be easily customized to suit any ratio by changing the ratio in the included super metrics.




  1. Import the super metric at Administration / Configuration / Super Metrics / Import Super Metric
    Import View
  2. Click Browse... then select the file named SuperMetric - Custom Allocation Ratios.json
  3. Edit the Policy at Administration / Policies / Policy Library. The policy should be vSphere Solution's Default Policy (DATE) unless a new policy was explicitly created.
    Policy Library
  4. Enable Super Metric|vCPU Allocation % for 2 vCPU per Core (%) and Super Metric|vMem Allocatoin % for 1.1 Overcommitment per GB (%) Super Metrics on Cluster Compute Resource objects only. Policy Metrics
  5. Import the view at Dashboards / Views / Import...
    Import View
  6. Click Browse... then select the file named Views - Custom Current Allocation Percentage for
  7. Import the dashboard at Dashboards / Actions / Manage Dashboards / Import Dashboards
    Import Dashboard
  8. Click Browse... then select the file named Dashboard - Custom Capacity Allocation
  9. The dashboard should now be available in in the dashboard list
    Dashboard List


This dashboard requires vRealize Operation 6.7 or 7.0 Advanced or Enterprise edition.

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