When you create an approval policy, first define the approval policy information, such as policy type, name, description, and status.
- Select .
- Click Add ().
- Select a policy type from the Policy Type drop-down menu.
Service Catalog - Catalog Item Request - Advanced Service Blueprint
Applies the policy to a catalog item that you created by publishing an advanced service blueprint.
Service Catalog - Resource Action Request - your_custom_resource_action
Applies the policy to a resource action that a service architect created by using Advanced Service Designer. The resource action can be any custom resource action, including resource actions for managing IaaS-provisioned vSphere virtual machines.
- Click OK.
- Enter a name and, optionally, a description.
- Select the state of the policy from the Status drop-down menu.
Saves the approval policy in an editable state.
Saves the approval policy in a read-only state that you can use in an entitlement.
Saves the approval policy in a read-only state that you cannot use in an entitlement until you activate the policy.
What to do next
Create the pre- and post-approval levels.