Editor’s note: This is the second part in a series of three technical tips on capacity planning with VMware vSphere. Check out part one here and keep your eyes peeled for part three, which addresses guest operating system tools and memory.
VMware Capacity Planner (CP): It’s not without challenges. Firstly, for some organisations, the idea of an agent collecting data and reporting outside of the perimeter of the network is something they struggle with. Although the data is redacted in such a way to make it almost useless if it intercepted, some data must remain in order for it to be useful.