You use View Administrator and the
lmvutil command to view, modify, and maintain your Cloud Pod Architecture environment. You can also use View Administrator to monitor the health of pods in the pod federation.
View a Cloud Pod Architecture Configuration You can use View Administrator or the lmvutil command to view information about global entitlements, pods, and sites. You can use only the lmvutil command to view information about home sites.
View Pod Federation Health in View Administrator View constantly monitors the health of the pod federation by checking the health of each pod and View Connection Server instances in those pods. You can view the health of a pod federation in View Administrator.
View Desktop and Application Sessions in the Pod Federation You can use View Administrator to search for and view desktop and application sessions across the pod federation.
Determine the Effective Home Site for a User Because you can assign home sites to both users and groups, a single user can have multiple home sites. Home sites associated with global entitlements can override home sites associated with users and groups. For these reasons, it can be difficult to determine the effective home site for a particular user. You can use the lmvutil command to list a user's effective home site.
Add a Pod to a Site You can use View Administrator to add a pod to an existing site.
Modifying Global Entitlements You can add and remove desktop pools, users, and groups from global entitlements. You can also delete global entitlements and modify global entitlement attributes and policies.
Remove a Home Site Association You can use the lmvutil command to remove the association between a user or group and a home site. You can also remove the association between a home site and a global entitlement for a specified user or group.
Remove a Pod From the Pod Federation You can use View Administrator to remove a pod that was previously joined to the pod federation. You might want to remove a pod from the pod federation if it is being recommissioned for another purpose or if it was wrongly configured.
Uninitialize the Cloud Pod Architecture Feature You can use View Administrator to uninitialize the Cloud Pod Architecture feature.