You can use the Add Cloud Provider workspace to add or edit a cloud provider. You can edit the cloud provider rate card for default cloud providers and add the new cloud provider.


  1. From the left menu, click Configure and then, click Cost Drivers > Cloud Providers.
  2. To add or edit the cloud provider, click Add icon or Edit option from the vertical ellipsis menu.
  3. Enter or edit the Cloud Provider Name.
  4. Select the cloud provider logo and click Upload Logo.
  5. Click Next.
  6. Click Download Template to edit the Instance Configuration and Pricing Configuration values.
    Note: When you edit a cloud provider the Download Template link is replaced with Download Existing Rate Card. You can add, edit, or delete the rows with the instance names. You can fill in the instance settings values and the mandatory price configuration values as mentioned in the template.
  7. Select the updated template and click Upload Rate Card.
  8. Click Validate.
    Note: VMware Aria Operations validates the rate card and reports success or failure. If errors are reported, you can correct the errors and proceed further.
  9. Click Finish.


The new cloud provider is now part of the VMware Aria Operations cloud provider list.