Basic Metrics

Fully Qualified Name (FQN) Type Units Statistic Min Max Sparse Data Strategy (SDS) BASE CORR UTIL Description
azure.virtualmachine.memory.availablememory GAUGE bytes average 0 none none yes no no The total amount of available memory in bytes.
azure.virtualmachine.memory.availableswap GAUGE bytes average 0 none none yes no no The total amount of swap space available in bytes.
azure.virtualmachine.memory.pagespersec GAUGE pages / second average 0 none none yes yes no The total number of pages read and written per second.
azure.virtualmachine.memory.pagesreadpersec GAUGE pages / second average 0 none none yes no no The number of pages read per second.
azure.virtualmachine.memory.pageswrittenpersec GAUGE pages / second average 0 none none yes no no The number of pages written per second.
azure.virtualmachine.memory.percentavailablememory GAUGE percent average 0 100 none yes no no Percentage of memory available.
azure.virtualmachine.memory.percentavailableswap GAUGE percent average 0 100 none yes no no Percentage of swap space available.
azure.virtualmachine.memory.percentusedbycache GAUGE percent average 0 100 none yes no no Percentage of memory used by cache.
azure.virtualmachine.memory.percentusedmemory GAUGE percent average 0 100 none yes yes yes Percentage of memory in use.
azure.virtualmachine.memory.percentusedswap GAUGE percent average 0 100 none yes no no Percentage of swap space in use.
azure.virtualmachine.memory.usedmemory GAUGE bytes average 0 none none yes no no The total amount of memory used in bytes.
azure.virtualmachine.memory.usedswap GAUGE bytes average 0 none none yes no no The total amount of swap space used in bytes.
azure.virtualmachine.networkinterface.bytesreceived COUNTER bytes 0 none none yes no no Bytes received over the network.
azure.virtualmachine.networkinterface.bytestotal COUNTER bytes 0 none none yes no no Total bytes received and transmitted over the network.
azure.virtualmachine.networkinterface.bytestransmitted COUNTER bytes 0 none none yes no no Bytes transmitted over the network.
azure.virtualmachine.networkinterface.packetsreceived COUNTER count 0 none none yes no no Packets received over the network.
azure.virtualmachine.networkinterface.packetstransmitted COUNTER count 0 none none yes no no Packets transmitted over the network.
azure.virtualmachine.networkinterface.totalcollisions COUNTER count 0 none none no no no Total number of packet collisions.
azure.virtualmachine.networkinterface.totalrxerrors COUNTER count 0 none none no no no Total receive errors.
azure.virtualmachine.networkinterface.totaltxerrors COUNTER count 0 none none no no no Total transmit errors.
azure.virtualmachine.physicaldisk.averagediskqueuelength GAUGE count average 0 none none yes yes no Average length of the physical disk queue.
azure.virtualmachine.physicaldisk.averagereadtime GAUGE milliseconds average 0 none none yes no no Average read time in milliseconds.
azure.virtualmachine.physicaldisk.averagetransfertime GAUGE milliseconds average 0 none none yes no no Average transfer time (reads and writes) in milliseconds.
azure.virtualmachine.physicaldisk.averagewritetime GAUGE milliseconds average 0 none none yes no no Average write time in milliseconds.
azure.virtualmachine.physicaldisk.bytespersecond GAUGE bytes / second average 0 none none yes no no Average bytes per second (read and written).
azure.virtualmachine.physicaldisk.readbytespersecond GAUGE bytes / second average 0 none none yes no no Average bytes read per second.
azure.virtualmachine.physicaldisk.readspersecond GAUGE iops average 0 none none yes no no Average number of read operations per second.
azure.virtualmachine.physicaldisk.transferspersecond GAUGE iops average 0 none none yes no no Average number of read and write operations per second (IOPS).
azure.virtualmachine.physicaldisk.writebytespersecond GAUGE bytes / second average 0 none none yes no no Average bytes written per second.
azure.virtualmachine.physicaldisk.writespersecond GAUGE iops average 0 none none yes no no Average number of write operations per second.
azure.virtualmachine.processor.percentdpctime GAUGE percent average 0 100 none no no no Percentage of time spent on deferred procedure calls (DPCs), also known as soft interrupts.
azure.virtualmachine.processor.percentidletime GAUGE percent average 0 100 none yes no no Percentage of time the CPU was idle.
azure.virtualmachine.processor.percentinterrupttime GAUGE percent average 0 100 none no no no Percentage of time spent on hardware interrupts.
azure.virtualmachine.processor.percentiowaittime GAUGE percent average 0 100 none no no no Percentage of time spent waiting for IO to complete.
azure.virtualmachine.processor.percentnicetime GAUGE percent average 0 100 none no no no Percentage of time spent on low priority (“nice”) processes.
azure.virtualmachine.processor.percentprivilegedtime GAUGE percent average 0 100 none yes no no Percentage of time spent on OS processes.
azure.virtualmachine.processor.percentprocessortime GAUGE percent average 0 100 none yes no no Percentage of time the processor was not idle.
azure.virtualmachine.processor.percentusertime GAUGE percent average 0 100 none yes no no Percentage of time spent on user processes.