You can view the product consumption report for the current and previous months for the registered vCloud Usage Meter 4.x instances.

In the Rental Usage report table, you can view the per-instance and per-customer label product consumption reports for the vCloud Usage Meter 4.x instances.

vCloud Usage Insight displays the per-customer label report only if the virtual machines associated with the customer rule are powered on.

To view the monthly product consumption reports for the vCloud Usage Meter 3.6 instances, you must download a report bundle.

Prerequisites

  • At least one vCloud Usage Meter instance is registered with a rental contract in Commerce Portal.
  • The version of your vCloud Usage Meter instance must be 4.1 or higher.

Procedure

  1. In the left navigation pane, click Reports.
    The Rental Usage page opens.
  2. Select the year and the month.
  3. From the Usage Meter drop-down menu, select the vCloud Usage Meter instance for which you want to view the monthly product consumption data.
    If on the selected vCloud Usage Meter appliance you have configured a customer rule, an additional Customer Label drop-down menu is displayed.
  4. (Optional) You can review either the per-customer label report or the report for all objects with no configured customer rules.
    1. To review the per-customer label report, from the Customer Label drop-down menu, select the customer label.
      If the virtual machines associated with a customer rule are not powered on, the Customer Label drop-down menu does not display their label.
    2. To review the report for objects with no customer rules configured, from the Customer Label drop-down menu, select No Customer Label.

Results

A table with the monthly product consumption data is displayed.