GCP views

GCP views enable you to analyze and manage the capacity of VM instances in your Google infrastructure. They provide an overview of available capacity, utilization, trends, and residual capacity in terms of CPU, memory, and storage utilization for each entity. 

These views are available only when you apply Service Pack 1 (11.5.01) of TrueSight Capacity Optimization 11.5.

Using the GCP views, you can achieve the following goals:

  • Obtain an at-a-glance view of all VM instances.
  • Drill down into a specific VM instance and track the capacity of it in the Google environment.
  • Identify resources that are at risk of saturation or already saturated.


Ensure that the administrator has completed the following tasks:

For information about views in the TrueSight console, see Accessing and using capacity views in the TrueSight console.

Certified data source

The certified data source for these views is Google Cloud Platform - GCP API Extractor. You must configure and run this ETL module to import data into the view. 

If you are importing data from an ETL module other than the certified data source, then ensure that you have all the metrics populated in the ETL module so that the view displays the data.

Data visibility

The GCP views display data for all systems of the following type: Virtual Machine - Google Cloud.

Using the views

For information about using this view, see the following topics:

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