Create a role and assign specific permissions.


You must be a System Administrator or a Role Administrator to perform this task.


  1. Log in to the VMware Telco Cloud Automation web interface.
  2. Go to Authorization > Roles.
  3. Click Create Role.
  4. Enter the role name.
  5. Expand the parent privilege, and select the child privileges you want to associate with the role.
    When you select a privilege, note the following:
    • A set of privileges are included by default with that specific privilege and are listed beside Included Privilege(s)
    • If you see Recommended beside a child privilege, it indicates that you need that prievilege.
  6. To select all the recommened privileges, click Select Recommended.
  7. Click Save.


Your role is created successfully and is displayed under the list of roles.

What to do next

  • To edit your role, click Edit.
  • To delete a role, click Delete. To delete a role, you must delete all its associated permissions.

You can now create permissions for your role.