Datastore data collected by Discovery

Discovery identifies each datastore in the system and creates the relationships with the virtual machines and the ESX servers that use these datastores.


Discovery uses the VMWare - vCenter Datastores probe to collect this data from datastores.

Field Label Table Name Column Name
Accessible VMware vCenter Datastore [cmdb_ci_vcenter_datastore] accessible
Capacity (GB) VMware vCenter Datastore [cmdb_ci_vcenter_datastore] capacity
Free space (GB) VMware vCenter Datastore [cmdb_ci_vcenter_datastore] freespace
Type VMware vCenter Datastore [cmdb_ci_vcenter_datastore] type
URL VMware vCenter Datastore [cmdb_ci_vcenter_datastore] url


Discovery uses both the VMWare - vCenter ESX Hosts and VMWare - vCenter Datastores probes to collect datastore host mount data.
Field label Table Column
Accessible VMware Datastore HostMount [vcenter_datastore_hostmount] accessible
Access Mode VMware Datastore HostMount [vcenter_datastore_hostmount] access_mode
VMware vCenter Datastore VMware Datastore HostMount [vcenter_datastore_hostmount] datastore
ESX Server VMware Datastore HostMount [vcenter_datastore_hostmount] esx_server
vCenter Reference VMware Datastore HostMount [vcenter_datastore_hostmount] vcenter_ref