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

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


  1. From the top navigation bar, select Resources and click Cloud Resources.
  2. In the left panel, select Provider VDCs, and click the name of the target provider virtual data center.
  3. On the Configure > Metada tab, in the upper right corner, click Edit.
  4. (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.
  5. (Optional) To edit a key-value pair, enter a new name and a value, and select a new type for the key-value pair.
  6. (Optional) To remove a key-value pair, in the right end of the row, click the Delete icon.
  7. Click Save, and click OK.