If you want a cloud to use cloud shadow information, you must create a cloud system credential for the cloud.

You can create a credential or view existing ones. You cannot edit or delete the existing credentials.

For more information about cloud shadows, see Monitor Shadow Copies


  1. Click Cloud > Cloud System Credentials on the Admin UI navigation panel to open the Cloud System Credential page.
  2. Click the Create Cloud System Credential button to open the Create cloud system credential form.
  3. Enter the following required information for your new credential.
    Option Description


    Select a hostname from the drop-down menu.


    Enter your user name.


    Enter your password.

  4. Click Create Cloud System Credential.