Please enable Javascript for better experience...
vSphere 6 ESXTOP Quick Overview for Troubleshooting
By Pranay Jha | Apr 15, 2016 | In Tips | Update: Jun 21, 2016 | Total Views [ 4717 ]
(2 Like)

vSphere 6 ESXTOP quick overview for Troubleshooting

ESXTOP is usefull command based tool which can be used during troubleshooting performance issues in vSphere Environment, and it's also being used to check real time view of ESX server.

To use ESXTOP:-
    - login to ESXi through putty session.
    - type the command esxtop and press enter.
    - It will show esxtop console, and start at CPU counters page.
    - Go through with below link for depth details of ESXTOP counters, I call it ESXTOP Bible,

Refer to Duncan's Comprehensive post over this.


Refer below for ESXTOP Command Overview :-

Thanks for visiting here. Share this article if you found it useful.
Like Facebook Page
Connect to twitter
Subscribe my Channel
Connect over Linkedin
Share this on Social Media

About the Author

Pranay Jha
Pranay Jha
Founder, Contributer

Public profile: user/profile/99900000

Follow me

facebook linkedin twitter G+ VMTN youtube

Thank you for visiting my profile. I am Pranay Jha, bring along a total of 11+ years of extensive experience with me in Information Technology sector for organizations from small business to large enterprises, wherein my current assignment I am associated with IBM as a Technical Solution Architect for Virtualization platform. I am vExpert x 3 (16/17/18), VCIX-DCV, VCAP5/6-DCD, VCAP5-DCA, VCP7-CMA, VCP5/6-DCV, VCA-DCV, VCA-Cloud, VSP, VCE-CIA, MCITP, MCSE, MCSA(Messaging). I am also an Independent blogger and founder of and I can be reached via email at or Direct Message via Contact Us form.

Please SignUp/Login to comment...

Or comment as anonymous...
* Name
* Email ID
Facebook Likes