If you configure the vCloud Usage Meter appliance in an offline mode, you must manually upload the vCloud Usage Meter product consumption data to vCloud Usage Insight.

Prerequisites

The vCloud Usage Meter instance must be registered with Commerce Portal.

Procedure

  1. In the left navigation pane, click Usage Meters.
  2. Upload the file with the vCloud Usage Meter product consumption data.
    1. Click Upload Usage Data.
    2. In the Upload Data wizard, click Select file and navigate to the file with the vCloud Usage Meter product consumption data.
    3. After uploading the file, click Close.
    The vCloud Usage Meter product consumption report containing the uploaded data from the vCloud Usage Meter instance that is in an offline mode is available on the cloud up to 24 hours after the upload.

What to do next

To review the updated vCloud Usage Meter product consumption reports, in the vCloud Usage Insight interface, navigate to the Reports page.