You can create a role in your vCloud Director Provider organization.
After the initial vCloud Director installation and setup, the system contains predefined roles that are local to the Provider organization and global to all organizations. For information about the predefined roles, see Predefined Roles and Their Rights.
You can add custom provider roles to your Provider organization.
- From the main menu (), select Administration.
- In the left panel, under Provider Access Control, click Roles.
- Click New.
- Enter a name and, optionally, a description for the new role.
- Select the rights that you want to associate with the role.
The rights are grouped in categories and subcategories for view or manage access to the object to which they relate.
You can select the rights individually, by view or manage by subcategory, or by view or manage globally.
Category Description Access Control Contains rights for viewing and managing organizations, rights, roles, and users. Administration Contains rights for viewing and managing general and multisite setting. Compute Contains rights for viewing and managing organization and provider VDCs, vApps, organization VDC templates, and VM monitoring. Extensions Contains rights for viewing and managing vCloud Director plug-ins and extensions. Infrastructure Contains rights for viewing and managing vSphere resources. Libraries Contains rights for viewing and managing catalogs and catalog items. Networking Contains rights for viewing and managing network resources.
- Click Save.
The newly created role is available for assigning to users in your Provider organization.