Global privileges control system-wide operations, such as viewing and changing global settings. Roles that contain only global privileges cannot be applied to access groups.

1 describes the global privileges and lists the predefined roles that contain each privilege.

Table 1. Global Privileges

Privilege

User Capabilities

Predefined Roles

Console Interaction

Log in to and use View Administrator.

Administrators

Administrators (Read only)

Inventory Administrators

Inventory Administrators (Read only)

Global Configuration and Policy Administrators

Global Configuration and Policy Administrators (Read only)

Direct Interaction

Run all PowerShell commands and command line utilities, except for vdmadmin and vdmimport.

Administrators must have the Administrators role on the root access group to use the vdmadmin, vdmimport, and lmvutil commands.

Administrators

Administrators (Read only)

Manage Global Configuration and Policies

View and modify global policies and configuration settings except for administrator roles and permissions.

Administrators

Global Configuration and Policy Administrators

Manage Global Sessions

Manage global sessions in a Cloud Pod Architecture environment.

Administrators

Manage Roles and Permissions

Create, modify, and delete administrator roles and permissions.

Administrators

Register Agent

Install View Agent on unmanaged machines, such as physical systems, standalone virtual machines, and RDS hosts.

During View Agent installation, you must provide your administrator login credentials to register the unmanaged machine with the View Connection Server instance.

Administrators

Agent Registration Administrators