SolarWinds VM Monitor for free!

SolarWinds free VM Monitor is an ingenious desktop tool that continuously monitors a VMware® ESX Server and its virtual machines, delivering the real-time virtualization monitoring that you’ve been missing. With VM Monitor at your fingertips, you’ll be able to track virtualization health at-a-glance and ensure your mission-critical apps never fail you. Go ahead, declare victory in the virtualization game and impress your boss and your fellow IT administrators with your newfound X-ray vision into ESX Servers!

SolarWinds free VM Monitor makes it easy to:

  • Quickly check the health of your VMware ESX Server by monitoring CPU, memory utilization, number of virtual machines configured and running, and much more
  • View detailed individual virtual machine health statistics including VM name, guest OS, and VM state, as well as processor, memory, and network usage
  • Leverage best practice thresholds to begin monitoring virtualized servers right out-of-the-box
  • Prevent performance degradation by watching threshold-specific indicators to visually alert you when problems occur

You can download the tool here.

Posted by Gabriel Maciel


Ricardo Caldas said...


Great blog that you have here.
Do you know if there is any tool similar to this one but for Xen Server.

Best Regards

Gabriel Maciel said...

Hi Ricardo,

I will take a look around the web and let you know if I find a similar tool for Xen Server.