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Appendix A. Appendix

A.1. Events

Events are triggers that cause a condition to be tested. Control provides several Events, that can be divided into functional types. Events cannot be modified.

Table A.1. Event Types

CategoryDescription

Container Operation

Events related to container analysis.

Datastore Operation

Events related to datastore analysis.

Authentication Validation

Events related to credential validation for hosts and providers.

Company Tag

Events related to assigning and removing company tags from an infrastructure object.

Compliance

Events related to checking compliance policies.

Host Operation

Events related to the connection state of a host and status of a SmartState Analysis on a host.

Orchestration Lifecycle

Events related to orchestration lifecycle, such as retirement.

Physical Server Operation

Events related to the connection state of a physical server.

VM Configuration

Events associated with a change in configuration of a virtual machine. These include, but are not limited to, clone, create, template create, and settings change.

VM Lifecycle

Events such as virtual machine discovery, provisioning, and virtual machine retirement.

VM Operation

Events associated with power states or locations of virtual machines and virtual desktop machines. These include, but are not limited to, power off, power on, reset, resume, shutdown, and suspend.

Service Lifecycle

Events associated with service lifecycle. These include, but are not limited to, provisioning completed, start request, started, stop request, stopped, retirement warning, and retired.

Each type has a set of events that you can select to trigger the checking of a condition.

Table A.2. Events and Descriptions

EventDescription

Container Image Analysis Request

Check the condition when an analysis of a container image is requested.

Container Image Analysis Complete

Check the condition when an analysis of a container image completes.

Container Image Discovered

Check the condition when a new container image is discovered.

Container Image Compliance Check

Check the condition when a compliance check is performed on an image.

Container Image Compliance Passed

Check the condition when an image passes a compliance check.

Container Image Compliance Failed

Check the condition when an image fails a compliance check.

Container Node Failed Mount

Check the condition when a node fails to mount a volume for a pod.

Container Node Invalid Disk Capacity

Check the condition when a node’s disk capacity is invalid.

Container Node Not Ready

Check the condition when a node is not ready.

Container Node Not Schedulable

Check the condition when a node is not schedulable.

Container Node Ready

Check the condition when a node is ready.

Container Node Schedulable

Check the condition when a node is schedulable.

Container Node Rebooted

Check the condition when a node reboots.

Container Node Compliance Check

Check the condition when a compliance check is performed on a node.

Container Node Compliance Passed

Check the condition when a node passes a compliance check.

Container Node Compliance Failed

Check the condition when a node fails a compliance check.

Pod Compliance Check

Check the condition when a compliance check is performed on a pod.

Pod Compliance Passed

Check the condition when a pod passes a compliance check.

Pod Compliance Failed

Check the condition when a pod fails a compliance check.

Pod Container Created

Check the condition when a container is created in a pod.

Pod Container Failed

Check the condition when a container in a pod fails.

Pod Container Killing

Check the condition when a container in a pod is killed.

Pod Container Started

Check the condition when a container in a pod is started.

Pod Container Stopped

Check the condition when a container in a pod is stopped.

Pod Container Unhealthy

Check the condition when a container in a pod is unhealthy.

Pod Deadline Exceeded

Check the condition when a pod with specified deadline exceeds it and is terminated.

Pod Failed Scheduling

Check the condition when scheduling a pod fails.

Pod Failed Sync

Check the condition when getting a pod to its desired state fails (a frequent reason is failure to download the image).

Pod Failed Validation

Check the condition when a pod validation fails.

Pod hostPort Conflict

Check the condition when a pod hostPort conflict occurs.

Pod Insufficient Free CPU

Check the condition when there is an insufficient free CPU in a pod.

Pod Insufficient Free Memory

Check the condition when there is an insufficient free memory in a pod.

Pod nodeSelector Mismatching

Check the condition when a pod nodeSelector mismatches.

Pod Out of Disk

Check the condition when a pod is out of disk space.

Pod Scheduled

Check the condition when a pod is scheduled onto the node.

Replicator Failed Creating Pod

Check the condition when a replicator fails creating a pod.

Replicator Successfully Created Pod

Check the condition when a replicator successfully creates a pod.

Replicator Compliance Check

Check the condition when a compliance check is performed on a replicator.

Replicator Compliance Passed

Check the condition when a replicator passes a compliance check.

Replicator Compliance Failed

Check the condition when a replicator fails a compliance check.

Database Failover Executed

Check the condition when a database failover is executed.

Datastore Analysis Complete

Check the condition when a SmartState Analysis of a datastore completes.

Datastore Analysis Request

Check the condition when a SmartState Analysis for a datastore is requested from the user interface.

Host Added to Cluster

Check the condition when a host is added to a cluster.

Host Analysis Complete

Check the condition when a SmartState Analysis of host completes.

Host Analysis Request

Check the condition when a SmartState Analysis is requested from the CloudForms console.

Host Auth Changed

Check the condition when host authentication credentials are changed in the CloudForms console.

Host Auth Error

Check the condition if there is any other error connecting to the host such as ssh/vim handshaking problems, timeouts, or any other uncategorized error.

Host Auth Incomplete Credentials

Check the condition if host authentication credentials are not complete in the user interface.

Host Auth Invalid

Check the condition if CloudForms is able to communicate with the host and the credentials fail.

Host Auth Unreachable

Check the condition if CloudForms is unable to communicate with the host.

Host Auth Valid

Check the condition when the host authentication credentials entered in the CloudForms console are valid.

Host C & U Processing Complete

Check the condition when the processing of capacity and utilization data has finished.

Host Compliance Check

Check the condition when a compliance check is performed on a host.

Host Compliance Failed

Check the condition when a host fails a compliance check.

Host Compliance Passed

Check the condition when a host passes a compliance check.

Host Connect

Check the condition when a host connects to a provider.

Host Disconnect

Check the condition when a host disconnects from a provider.

Host Maintenance Enter Request

Check the condition when a host requests to enter maintenance mode.

Host Maintenance Exit Request

Check the condition when a host requests to exit maintenance mode.

Host Provision Complete

Check the condition when the host provision is complete.

Host Reboot Request

Check the condition when someone tries to reboot a host from the CloudForms console.

Host Removed from Cluster

Check the condition when a host is removed from a cluster.

Host Reset Request

Check the condition when a host is restarted from the CloudForms console.

Host Shutdown Request

Check the condition when a host is shut down from the CloudForms console.

Host Standby Request

Check the condition when someone tries to put the operating system of a host in standby from the CloudForms console.

Host Start Request

Check the condition when a host is started from the CloudForms console.

Host Stop Request

Check the condition when a host is requested to stop from the CloudForms console.

Host Vmotion Disable Request

Check the condition when a request to disable vMotion on a host is created from the CloudForms console.

Host Vmotion Enable Request

Check the condition when a request to enable vMotion on a host is created from the CloudForms console.

Orchestration Stack Retire Request

Check the condition when an orchestration stack retirement request is created from CloudForms.

Physical Server Reset

Check the condition when a physical server is restarted from the CloudForms console.

Physical Server Shutdown

Check the condition when a physical server is shut down from the CloudForms console.

Physical Server Start

Check the condition when a physical server is started from the CloudForms console.

Provider Auth Changed

For use only with CloudForms automate, for future use in policies. Check the condition when provider authentication credentials are changed in the user interface.

Provider Auth Error

For use only with CloudForms automate, for future use in policies. Check the condition if there is any other error connecting to the provider such as ssh/vim handshaking problems, timeouts, or any other uncategorized error.

Provider Auth Incomplete Credentials

For use only with CloudForms automate, for future use in policies. Check the condition if provider authentication credentials are not complete in the CloudForms console.

Provider Auth Invalid

For use only with CloudForms automate, for future use in policies. Check the condition if CloudForms is able to communicate with the provider and the credentials fail.

Provider Auth Unreachable

For use only with CloudForms automate, for future use in policies. Check the condition if CloudForms is unable to communicate with the provider.

Provider Auth Valid

For use only with CloudForms automate, for future use in policies. Check the condition when the provider authentication credentials entered in the user interface are valid.

Provider Compliance Check

Check the condition when a compliance check is performed on a provider.

Provider Compliance Failed

Check the condition when a provider fails a compliance check.

Provider Compliance Passed

Check the condition when a provider passes a compliance check.

Service Provision Complete

Check the condition when the service provision is complete.

Service Retire Request

Check the condition when a service retirement request is created from CloudForms.

Service Retired

Check the condition when the service has been retired.

Service Retirement Warning

Check the condition when the service is about to retire.

Service Start Request

Check the condition when the service has been requested to start.

Service Started

Check the condition when the service has started.

Service Stop Request

Check the condition when the service has been requested to stop.

Service Stopped

Check the condition when the service has stopped.

Tag Complete

Check the condition after a company tag is assigned.

Tag Parent Cluster Complete

Check the condition after a company tag is assigned to a virtual machine’s parent cluster.

Tag Parent Datastore Complete

Check the condition after a company tag is assigned to a virtual machine’s parent datastore.

Tag Parent Host Complete

Check the condition after a company tag is assigned to a virtual machine’s parent host.

Tag Parent Resource Pool Complete

Check the condition after a company tag is assigned to a virtual machine’s parent resource pool.

Tag Request

Check the condition when assignment of a company tag is attempted.

Un-Tag Complete

Check the condition when a company tag is removed.

Un-Tag Parent Cluster Complete

Check the condition after a company tag is removed from a virtual machine’s parent cluster.

Un-Tag Parent Datastore Complete

Check the condition after a company tag is removed from a virtual machine’s parent datastore.

Un-Tag Parent Host Complete

Check the condition after a company tag is removed from a virtual machine’s parent host.

Un-Tag Parent Resource Pool Complete

Check the condition after a company tag is removed from a virtual machine’s parent resource pool.

Un-Tag Request

Check the condition when an attempt is made to remove a company tag.

VDI Connecting to Session

Check the condition when a VDI session is started.

VDI Disconnected from Session

Check the condition when a VDI session is disconnected.

VDI Login Session

Check the condition when a user logs on to a VDI session.

VDI Logoff Session

Check the condition when a user logs off from a VDI session.

VM Analysis Complete

Check the condition when a SmartState Analysis of virtual machine completes.

VM Analysis Failure

Check the condition when a SmartState Analysis of virtual machine fails.

VM Analysis Request

Check the condition when a SmartState Analysis is requested from the CloudForms console.

VM Analysis Start

Check the condition when a SmartState Analysis of virtual machine is started.

VM C & U Processing Complete

Check the condition when the processing of capacity and utilization data has finished.

VM Clone Complete

Check the condition when a virtual machine is cloned.

VM Clone Start

Check the condition when a virtual machine clone is started.

VM Compliance Check

Check the condition when a compliance check is performed on a virtual machine.

VM Compliance Failed

Check the condition when a virtual machine fails a compliance check.

VM Compliance Passed

Check the condition when a virtual machine passes a compliance check.

VM Create Complete

Check the condition when a virtual machine is created.

VM Delete (from Disk)

Check the condition when a disk on a virtual machine is deleted.

VM Delete (from Disk) Request

Check the condition when someone tries to delete a virtual machine from disk from the user interface.

VM Guest Reboot

Check the condition when a virtual machine is rebooted.

VM Guest Reboot Request

Check the condition when someone tries to reboot a virtual machine from the CloudForms console.

VM Guest Shutdown

Check the condition when the operating system of a virtual machine shuts down.

VM Guest Shutdown Request

Check the condition when someone tries to shut down the operating system of a virtual machine from the user interface.

VM Live Migration (VMOTION)

Check the condition when a vMotion migration is performed.

VM Pause

Check the condition when a virtual machine is paused.

VM Pause Request

Check the condition when someone tries to pause a virtual machine from the CloudForms console.

VM Power Off

Check the condition when a virtual machine is turned off.

VM Power Off Request

Check the condition when someone tries to power off a virtual machine from the CloudForms console.

VM Power On

Check the condition when a virtual machine is turned on.

VM Power On Request

Check the condition when someone tries to turn on a virtual machine from the CloudForms console.

VM Provision Complete

Check the condition when a virtual machine is provisioned.

VM Remote Console Connected

Check the condition when a virtual machine is connected to a remote console.

VM Removal from Inventory

Check the condition when a virtual machine is unregistered.

VM Removal from Inventory Request

Check the condition when a request is sent from the CloudForms console to unregister a virtual machine.

VM Renamed Event

Check the condition when a virtual machine is renamed on its provider.

VM Reset

Check the condition when a virtual machine is restarted.

VM Reset Request

Check the condition when a virtual machine is restarted from the CloudForms console.

VM Resume

Check the condition when a virtual machine is resumed.

VM Retire Request

Check the condition when a virtual machine retirement request is created from CloudForms.

VM Retired

Check the condition when a virtual machine is retired.

VM Retirement Warning

Check the condition when a warning threshold is reached for retirement.

VM Settings Change

Check the condition when the settings of virtual machine are changed.

VM Shelve

Check the condition when a virtual machine is shelved.

VM Shelve Offload

Check the condition when a virtual machine is removed and deleted with the shelve offload operation.

VM Shelve Offload Request

Check the condition when a shelve offload request is created from CloudForms for a virtual machine.

VM Shelve Request

Check the condition when a virtual machine shelve request is created from CloudForms.

VM Snapshot Create Complete

Check the condition when a snapshot is completed.

VM Snapshot Create Request

Check the condition when someone tries to create a snapshot of a virtual machine from the user interface.

VM Snapshot Create Started

Check the condition when a snapshot creation is started.

VM Standby of Guest

Check the condition when the operating system of a virtual machine goes to standby.

VM Standby of Guest Request

Check the condition when someone tries to put the operating system of a virtual machine in standby from the CloudForms console.

VM Suspend

Check the condition when a virtual machine is suspended.

VM Suspend Request

Check the condition when someone tries to suspend a virtual machine from the CloudForms console.

VM Template Create Complete

Check the condition when a virtual machine template is created.