Severity:Warning, Message:Virtual machine detects a loss in guest heartbeat: vmID=3

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Severity:Warning, Message:Virtual machine detects a loss in guest heartbeat: vmID=3

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i keep getting these alerts from ome from some esxi servers. any idea why?

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  • Tdubb123,

    If a machine doesn't have a heartbeat then it's probably an issue with VMware Tools installed on the VM.  You can check the VMware tools running to make sure its actually set to heartbeat.   You can also restart the service; it could have had a hang up, which does happen on occasion.

    Regards,

     

    Geoff P
    Dell | Social Outreach Services - Enterprise


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