Fabric administrators can assign a cost profile to a physical machine to add memory and CPU costs to the calculated cost for provisioning the machine.


  • Create a physical machine reservation.

  • Log in to the vRealize Automation console as a fabric administrator.


  1. Select Infrastructure > Machines > Reserved Machines.
  2. Point to a machine and click Edit.
  3. Click the Hardware tab.
  4. Select a cost profile from the Cost Profile drop-down menu.

    The daily values for memory cost and CPU cost from the selected cost profile appear.

  5. Click OK.