System Monitoring details for hardware service controllers.


  • name: Identifies the entity with a name.
  • management_ip: The management IP of the VSC/HSC entity
  • last_state_change: Last state change timestamp (in millis).
  • last_updated_by: ID of the user who last updated the object.
  • last_updated_date: Time stamp when this object was last updated.
  • addresses: The Control IPv4 or IPv6 addresses of the HSC. Example: [, 2001:10:10:18::10].
  • peak_cpuusage: Peek CPU usage percentage.
  • peak_memory_usage: Peek memory usage percentage.
  • description: Description of the entity.
  • messages: An array of degraded messages.
  • disks: Set of disk usage details.
  • already_marked_for_unavailable: Flag to indicate that it is already marked a unavailable.
  • embedded_metadata: Metadata objects associated with this entity. This will contain a list of Metadata objects if the API request is made using the special flag to enable the embedded Metadata feature. Only a maximum of Metadata objects is returned based on the value set in the system configuration.
  • unavailable_timestamp: The duration the controller is unavailable (in millis).
  • entity_scope: Specify if scope of entity is Data center or Enterprise level
  • location: Identifies the entity to be associated with a location.
  • model: The model of the hardware service controller
  • communication_id: Communication identifier used to uniquely identify the HSC connected to VSD
  • creation_date: Time stamp when this object was created.
  • product_version: Product version supported by this entity.
  • vsds: A collection of VSD id(s) which are identified by this controller.
  • status: Computed status of the entity. Possible values are UP, DOWN, ADMIN_DOWN, .
  • current_cpuusage: Current CPU usage percentage.
  • current_memory_usage: Current memory usage percentage.
  • average_cpuusage: Average CPU usage percentage.
  • average_memory_usage: Average memory usage percentage.
  • owner: Identifies the user that has created this object.
  • external_id: External object ID. Used for integration with third party systems
  • type: The type of the hardware service controller.