You can view high-level information about your virtual machines by using the Virtual Machines dashboard in the OpenShift Container Platform web console.

About the Virtual Machines dashboard

Access virtual machines from the OpenShift Container Platform web console by navigating to the WorkloadsVirtualization page. The WorkloadsVirtualization page contains two tabs: * Virtual Machines * Virtual Machine Templates

The following cards describe each virtual machine:

  • Details provides identifying information about the virtual machine, including:

    • Name

    • Namespace

    • Date of creation

    • Node name

    • IP address

  • Inventory lists the virtual machine’s resources, including:

    • Network interface controllers (NICs)

    • Disks

  • Status includes:

    • The current status of the virtual machine

    • A note indicating whether or not the QEMU guest agent is installed on the virtual machine

  • Utilization includes charts that display usage data for:

    • CPU

    • Memory

    • Filesystem

    • Network transfer

Use the drop-down list to choose a duration for the utilization data. The available options are 1 Hour, 6 Hours, and 24 Hours.

  • Events lists messages about virtual machine activity over the past hour. To view additional events, click View all.