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CPU (VMware) Service

The CPU (VMware) service monitors the CPU usage on ESXi servers.

This service cannot use About self-healing.

Service Type


Instances on a Device


One instance of the CPU (VMware) service is aggregated across multiple processors on the ESXi server if there are multiple CPUs on the device.

Supported Systems/Applications

ESX or ESXi 4.x, 5.x and later

ESXi 3.5 is not supported.

Device Class

Server - ESXi

Monitored By

Windows Probes

Scan Interval

15 minutes


Metric Name Description

CPU Usage (%)

The usage of the CPU, expressed as a percentage.