Discover applications and map their dependences to get visibility into the application services running over the VM and supporting infrastructure and their inter-relationships. Seamless integration into vCenter provides continuous application discovery and dependency mapping to virtual and adjoining physical environments.
- vSphere integration propagates automated fast application discovery and real-time updates
- Incorporated knowledge base recognizes and automatically identifies discovered applications
- Real-time integration automatically updates any changes in the application environment
- Map dependencies to external IPs such as adjoining physical servers one hop away
- User definition for discovered custom and other packaged applications
- Provide a common vocabulary for Infrastructure and Application teams
Proactive Virtualization Management
Use vCenter Infrastructure Navigator to leverage the application dependency context to proactively managing virtual infrastructure: resources, problem trends, changes, and end user availability and performance issues.
- Performance Triage. Use Application to VM dependencies to rapidly triage application issues and either eliminate or implicate the virtual infrastructure for reduced MTTR.
- Proactive Performance Planning. Proactively plan and avoid VM resource starvation as cause of application issues by understanding what applications and dependencies are served up by the virtual infrastructure.
- Impact Management. Manage changes (planned or unplanned) by gauging the impact on applications.
Better Define Protections Groups and Recovery Plans
vCenter Infrastructure Navigator provides the complete Application context as basis for defining vApps.
- Complete Group Accuracy. Easy grouping by instantly and accurately identifying an application’s associated virtual machines
Automated Application Discovery and Mapping
Automatically discover application and map their dependences solution to get visibility into the application services running over the VM infrastructure and their inter-relationships. Seamless integration into vCenter provides continuous application discovery and dependency mapping to virtual environments.
Out-of-the-box Knowledge Base
In-context knowledge base used to identify workloads, relationships and changes within the application environment.
Seamless in context integration into vCenter interface for application visibility
Search and Visualization of Application Information
Powerful filtering and search capabilities help users to identify VMs associated with specific application criteria
Enable Other VMware Product Capabilities
Overlay vCenter Site Recovery Manager, High Availability, vShield, vApp and other VMware specific information over dependency data for day to day operational management of vSphere environments.