The VMware vCloud Director Tenant Portal Guide provides information about how to use the VMware vCloud Director tenant portal. In this release, you use the tenant portal to administrate your organization, create and configure virtual machines, vApps, and networks within vApps. You can also configure advanced networking capabilities that are provided by VMware NSX® for vSphere® within a vCloud Director environment. With the vCloud Director tenant portal, you can also create and manage catalogs, vApp and VDC templates, and create and manage cross-virtual data center networks.

Intended Audience

This guide is intended for anyone who wants to use the capabilities of the vCloud Director the tenant portal. The information is written primarily for organization administrators who use the tenant portal to administer their organization, manage virtual machines, vApps, networks, and so on.

Related Documentation

See the vCloud Director User's Guide for information about the features and capabilities available to an organization administrator using the vCloud Director Web console instead of the vCloud Director tenant portal.

VMware Technical Publications Glossary

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