You can edit the monthly cost of labor for your cloud environment. The labor cost is combination of the total cost of the server administrator, virtual infrastructure administrator, and the operating system administrator.

Procedure

  1. Log in to the vRealize Automation interface at https://vRealize_Automation_host_name/vcac/org/tenant_URL by using credentials of a tenant administrator.
  2. Click Business Management.
  3. Under Infrastructure, click Private Cloud (vSphere).
  4. Select Expenses (vSphere) and click Edit Expenses.
  5. Select the Labor tab.

    The monthly labor cost is displayed.

    Category

    Description

    Category

    Displays the categories of labor cost, servers, virtual infrastructure, and operating system

    Calculated by

    Displays whether the cost is calculated hourly or monthly

    Total Monthly Cost

    Displays the total monthly cost of the particular category

    Reference Cost

    Displays the reference cost for the category from the vRealize Business for Cloud database

  6. (Optional) : Select a data center from the All Data Centers drop-down list to view or edit the labor cost of a specific the data center.
    Note:

    For physical servers, operating system labor cost and servers labor costs are applicable, virtual infrastructure cost is not considered.

  7. Click the Edit Server Hardware icon for which you want to change the monthly labor cost.

    The total number of servers is displayed.

  8. Select either the hourly rates or the total monthly labor cost and modify the values.
  9. Click Save.

Results

The total monthly cost is updated. The hourly rate option or the monthly cost option that you select is updated in the Calculated by column.