Viewing node and application data in tooltips

You can hover over objects such as nodes and groups to view additional information. These tooltips also include SAM-specific data, providing at-a-glance updates and data for quick responses. You can click the objects to access details pages for deeper data or to manage alerts and use management options.

Node tooltips

ToolTip Data Details

Node Status

Current status of the node: up, down, warning, unplugged, or unmanaged

SAM takes node child status into account for parent nodes. So if a node is up, but an application on that device is down, a child status icon appears to indicate a problem.

IP Address

The IP address currently assigned to the node

Machine Type

The vendor icon and vendor description of the node

Average Response Time

The measured average response time of selected node, as of the last node poll

Packet Loss

The percent of all transmitted packets that are lost by the node, as of the last node poll

CPU Load

The percent of available processing capacity on the node that is currently used, as of the last node poll

Memory Used

The percent of available memory on the node that is currently used, as of the last node poll

# of Running VMS

Number of running VMS and total VMS

ESX Host Status

Status of the ESX Host

Application tooltips

ToolTip Data Details

App Name

The name of the application

App Status

The status of the application: up, down, unknown, warning, or critical

Server Status

Operational status of the server: up, down, warning, unplugged, or unmanaged

Components with Problems

List of the components with problems and their statuses