The VMware Cloud Director Service Provider Admin Portal is a dedicated interface for service provider administrators. Overview of VMware Cloud Director AdministrationWith VMware VMware Cloud Director you can build secure, multi-tenant clouds by pooling virtual infrastructure resources into virtual data centers and exposing them to users through Web-based portals and programmatic interfaces as a fully automated, catalog-based service. Log in to VMware Cloud Director Service Provider Admin PortalYou can access the VMware Cloud Director Service Provider Admin Portal by using a Web browser. Use the VMware Cloud Director Quick SearchYou can use the VMware Cloud Director quick search to find screens, entities, and actions. The results depend on your location in the UI. View TasksFrom the Service Provider Admin Portal, you can view recent tasks and their status. Stop a Task in ProgressIf you accidentally start an operation before applying or reviewing all necessary settings, you can stop the task in progress. View EventsFrom the portal, you can view the list of all events, as well as their details and status. Set User PreferencesYou can set certain display and system alert preferences that take effect every time you log in to the system. Length Limits on Names and DescriptionsFollow these guidelines when entering values in VMware Cloud Director. Troubleshoot Failed Access to the VMware Cloud Director User InterfaceTo view and update the valid IP addresses and DNS entries for the VMware Cloud Director cells in your VMware Cloud Director environment, you can use the VMware Cloud Director API.