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Bots From Extension: vmware-vcenter-v2

VMware vCenter - Inventory Collection

This extension provides 11 bots.





Bot *vmwarev2:datastores

Bot Position In Pipeline: Source Sink

Collects Datastore inventory details. Optional param: datastore_column_name - It takes one or more Datastore names as an input from the input dataset to collect selected Datastore's inventory data.

This bot expects a Full CFXQL.

Bot applies the Query on the data that is already loaded from previous bot or from a source.







Bot *vmwarev2:host-network-adapters

Bot Position In Pipeline: Source Sink

Collects ESXi Host's network adapters details. Optional param: host_column_name - It takes one or more ESXi hostnames as an input from the input dataset to collect selected ESXi Host's network adapter's data.

This bot expects a Full CFXQL.

Bot applies the Query on the data that is already loaded from previous bot or from a source.







Bot *vmwarev2:host-networks

Bot Position In Pipeline: Source Sink

Collects ESXi Host's VMkernel network interface(s) inventory details. Optional param: host_column_name - It takes one or more ESXi hostnames as an input from the input dataset to collect selected ESXi Host's VMkernel network interface inventory data.

This bot expects a Full CFXQL.

Bot applies the Query on the data that is already loaded from previous bot or from a source.







Bot *vmwarev2:host-storage-adapters

Bot Position In Pipeline: Source Sink

Collects ESXi Host's storage configuration details. Optional param: host_column_name - It takes one or more ESXi hostnames as an input from the input dataset to collect selected ESXi Host's storage configuration data.

This bot expects a Full CFXQL.

Bot applies the Query on the data that is already loaded from previous bot or from a source.







Bot *vmwarev2:hosts

Bot Position In Pipeline: Source Sink

Collects ESXi Host's inventory details. Optional param: host_column_name - It takes one or more ESXi hostnames as an input from the input dataset to collect selected ESXi Host's inventory data.

This bot expects a Full CFXQL.

Bot applies the Query on the data that is already loaded from previous bot or from a source.







Bot @vmwarev2:meta

Bot Position In Pipeline: Source

Generates custom metadata information for CloudFabrix AIA application.

This bot expects a Restricted CFXQL.

Each parameter may be specified using '=' operator and AND logical operation
Following are the parameters expected for this Bot

Parameter Name Type Default Value Description
type Text json Type of file saved







Bot @vmwarev2:poll-events

Bot Position In Pipeline: Source

Collects the vCenter events as a stream in real time. It can be used to send alert notifications or trigger an vCenter object level inventory to keep the configuration systems up to date such as CMDB.

This bot expects a Restricted CFXQL.

Each parameter may be specified using '=' operator and AND logical operation
Following are the parameters expected for this Bot

Parameter Name Type Default Value Description
batch_count Text 25 Wait for batch_count messages or batch_wait_time seconds for each batch
batch_wait_time Text 5 Wait for batch_count messages or batch_wait_time seconds for each batch
retry_count Text Specify the retry count to re-establish vCenter connection when there is a network timeout.
By default, it is set to retry infinitely.
retry_wait_time Text 15 Specify the time in seconds to wait before trying to re-establish vCenter connection when there
is a network timeout. By default, it is set to 15 seconds.







Bot *vmwarev2:vcenter-alarms

Bot Position In Pipeline: Source

Collects the currently active alarms in vCenter from objects such as hosts, vms, datastores etc.

This bot expects a Full CFXQL.

Bot applies the Query on the data that is already loaded from previous bot or from a source.







Bot *vmwarev2:vcenter-summary

Bot Position In Pipeline: Source

Collects vCenter's version and build details.

This bot expects a Full CFXQL.

Bot applies the Query on the data that is already loaded from previous bot or from a source.







Bot *vmwarev2:vms

Bot Position In Pipeline: Source Sink

Collects VM's inventory details. Optional param: vm_column_name - It takes one or more VM names as an input from the input dataset to collect selected VM's inventory data.

This bot expects a Full CFXQL.

Bot applies the Query on the data that is already loaded from previous bot or from a source.







Bot *vmwarev2:vswitches

Bot Position In Pipeline: Source

Collects vSwitch inventory details.

This bot expects a Full CFXQL.

Bot applies the Query on the data that is already loaded from previous bot or from a source.