Create a service instance that can be used by virtual machines on the organization virtual datacenter.

Prerequisites

Associate service offerings with the organization virtual datacenter. See Associate a Service Offering With an Organization Virtual Datacenter.

Procedure

  1. Click the Manage & Monitor tab and click Organization VDCs.
  2. Right-click the organization virtual datacenter and select Open.
  3. Click My Cloud and select Services in the left pane.
  4. Click Add.
  5. Select the service offering to use for this instance and click Next.
  6. Type a value for each of the required service offering parameters and click Next.
  7. Type a name and optional description for the service instance and click Next.
  8. Review the service offering configurations and click Finish.

What to do next

Add the service instance to a virtual machine. See Add a Service Instance to a Virtual Machine.