You can define or edit the group strategy for each datasource.

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 Consumption, click Pricing and Charges.
  4. Select Pricing, click Edit and select Edit Pricing.
  5. Select the infrastructure tab for which you want to modify.

    Based on your selection, the policy options varies.

  6. Click Edit on the datasource bar.

    The Group Configuration window opens.

  7. Perform the following steps on the Group Configuration window.
    1. Enable or disable the group status.
    2. Select the grouping strategy from the drop-down list.

      Based on the datasource you have selected, the options for the grouping strategy are populated.

      Datasource

      Grouping Strategy Options

      vCenter Server

      Compute Grouping Strategy

      • Cluster

      • Resource Pool

      Storage Grouping Strategy

      • Storage Profile

      • Storage Type

      • Datastore

      • Datastores Cluster

      • Storage Policy

      vCloud Director

      Compute Grouping Strategy

      • Organization

      vRealize Automation

      Compute Grouping Strategy

      • vRealize Automation Reservation

      • vRealize Automation Reservation Policy

      • vRealize Automation Blueprint

        Note:

        When integrated with the vRealize Automation 6.x version, vRealize Business for Cloud supports only vSphere reservations.

      Storage Grouping Strategy

      • vRA Storage Reservation Policy

      • Storage Path

        Note:

        When integrated with the vRealize Automation 6.x version, vRealize Business for Cloud does not support the Storage Path categorization.

      Amazon EC2

      Compute Grouping Strategy

      • Amazon Account

      • Amazon Instance Type

      AWS

      Service Grouping Strategy

      • Amazon Service Name

      vCloud Air

      Compute Grouping Strategy

      • vCloud Air Account

      • vCloud Air Virtual Data Center