Going beyond 100%* – The Little Hypervisor That Could

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Remember when Memory and CPU metrics were easy to understand? Well, me neither but nothing was ever made easiER by adding additional layers on top. So naturally as things become more complicated, we tend to rely on only a few, prominent vSphere metrics when estimating “capacity”. Let’s look at what those CPU and Memory “Usage” metrics are really telling us, that is where 100% is really the end of the capacity road and where it isn’t.