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Easily Find and Fix Virtualization Performance Problems

Posted By Ken Spears, Thursday, February 28, 2013

There are many tools in the market for monitoring and alerting on performance problems in virtualized environments. HP’s new Virtualization Performance Viewer (vPV) is different because it is focused on rapid trouble shooting and problem resolution. Some competitors can do this, but they are difficult to implement. In less than 20 minutes you can download vPV and see the value. This innovative product is competitively priced. It helps users resolve issues quickly, even when they are using multiple hypervisors.

HP vPV is designed to complement existing monitoring tools. The table below summarizes the functionality of vPV versus competing products and shows the advantages. Unlike other low-cost, easy to use virtualization management tools, vPV is more than a simple point product. It works with other HP BSM and performance management solutions to provide long-term benefits.

Capability

HP vPV

Competitors

Availability and status

Yes

All

Resource performance management

Yes

All

Vendor neutral: Supports multiple hypervisors

Yes

Some

Free version upgradable to license version

Yes

Some

Fast time to value – Easy to use and deploy

Yes

Some

Debugging, triage and graphing

Excels

Limited capabilities

Integrates with other HP products

Yes

No

vPV is designed for virtualization subject matter experts (SMEs): system administrators, virtualization administrators, server engineers, etc. They address the tough performance problems. vPV saves their time, so it reduces operational costs. It also addresses performance problems on critical systems and reduces the risk of failures.

This easy to use tool features at-a-glance reporting. Treemaps organize objects in structured hierarchies to represent multidimensional performance data, making it easy to identify hotspots. It offers intuitive troubleshooting features and workflows to diagnose problems quickly. vPV also provides:

• Visibility into problems across multiple elements and domains in both VMware and Hyper-V environments.

• An innovative workbench capability, so you can quickly diagnose and troubleshoot virtual machine performance issues and bottlenecks

• The ability to foresee capacity issues and identify under- and over-utilized systems.

• Wide range of out-of-the-box reports that include inventory, monthly trends of usage and activity, top and bottom utilization, group and individual reports, storage reports, etc.

You can download a free version of vPV and see results in minutes. This is not just another free trial. It is a perpetual license that lets the user experience some of the value of vPV.

Download HP vPV today and see for yourself.

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