In this step, the cloud administrator adds flavor mappings to account for capacity needs that might vary depending on deployment.

Flavor mapping is informally referred to as T-shirt sizing.

Prerequisites

Add cloud zones. See WordPress Use Case: Add Cloud Zones.

Procedure

  1. Go to Infrastructure > Policies > Flavor Mappings. Each cloud zone needs to allow for small, medium, and large flavors.
  2. Click New Flavor Mapping, and enter values for the development cloud zone.

    Setting

    Sample Value

    Flavor name

    small

    Account/region

    Value

    OurCo-AWS/us-east-1

    t2.micro

    Account/region

    Value

    OurCo-AWS/us-west-2

    t2.micro

    Account/region

    Value

    OurCo-Azure/East US

    Standard_A0

  3. Click Create.
  4. Repeat the process twice, with values for medium and large flavors.

    Setting

    Sample Value

    Flavor name

    medium

    Account/region

    Value

    OurCo-AWS/us-east-1

    t2.medium

    Account/region

    Value

    OurCo-AWS/us-west-2

    t2.medium

    Account/region

    Value

    OurCo-Azure/East US

    Standard_A3

    Setting

    Sample Value

    Flavor name

    large

    Account/region

    Value

    OurCo-AWS/us-east-1

    t2.large

    Account/region

    Value

    OurCo-AWS/us-west-2

    t2.large

    Account/region

    Value

    OurCo-Azure/East US

    Standard_A7

What to do next

Add image mappings. See WordPress Use Case: Add Image Mappings.