A check pugin for naemon/nagios/icinga to monitor various stuff on ESXi Hosts and VCenter


This is a monitoring plugin for naemon, icinga, nagios like systems. It is meant as a successor of check_vmware_esx. check_vmware_esx is written Perl but VMWare™ has droped support for the Perl SDK. So this plugin is written Python using pyVmomi.


The plugin has modes to check various aspects of these components:

  • datastores
  • host-runtome
  • host-service
  • host-storage
  • host-nic
  • snapshots
  • vsan

Check the Documentation for further details.


pip install checkvsphere


If not stated otherwise in a source file everything is licensed under GNU AFFERO GENERAL PUBLIC LICENSE Version 3.

See also the LICENSE file.