You can add, edit, and delete metadata for a storage policy on a provider virtual data center.

By using object metadata, you can associate user-defined name=value pairs with a storage policy on a provider virtual data center. You can use object metadata in vCloud API query filter expressions.

Procedure

  1. From the main menu (Menu), select Cloud Resources.
  2. In the left panel, click Provider VDCs, and click the name of the target provider virtual data center.
  3. Click the Storage Policies tab.
  4. Click the radio button next to the target VM storage policy, and click Metadata.
  5. Click Edit.
  6. (Optional) To add a key-value pair, click Add, enter a name and a value, and select a type for the new key-value pair.
  7. (Optional) To edit a key-value pair, enter a new name and a value, and select a new type for the key-value pair.
  8. (Optional) To remove a key-value pair, in the right end of the row, click the Delete icon.
  9. Click Save, and click OK.