O'Reilly logo

VMware vRealize Operations Essentials by Matthew Steiner

Stay ahead with the world's most comprehensive technology and business learning platform.

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required

Capacity Projects

In the final part of this chapter on capacity planning, we will look at the new feature introduced into vRealize Operations 6—Capacity Projects.

In the previous versions of vCenter Operations, there was the capability to perform a "What if" analysis with respect to capacity planning. The purpose was to help the administrator understand the impact on the capacity model of adding or removing workload or resources.

The principle was a good one; however, it was relatively inflexible, and the "What if" scenarios could not be saved or committed into the capacity plans.

The Capacity Projects capability is designed to overcome this weakness.

With Capacity Projects, you can take future known changes to your environment and apply them to ...

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, interactive tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required