When you disable a resource pool, the memory and compute resources of the resource pool are no longer available to the provider virtual datacenter

About this task

You must have at least one enabled resource pool on a provider virtual datacenter. Disabling a resource pool does not prevent its resources from being used by processes that are already in progress.


  1. Click the Manage & Monitor tab and click Provider VDCs in the left pane.
  2. Right-click the provider virtual datacenter name and select Open.
  3. Click the Resource Pools tab.
  4. Right-click the resource pool and click Enable or Disable.