Create a group type so that you can categorize your Datastore objects.

Before you begin

Verify that you understand the context of this scenario. See User Scenario: Create an Operational Policy for Production vCenter Server Datastore Objects.

About this task

In this step, you create a group type so that you can apply it to the new custom object group that you will create to organize your vCenter Server Datastore objects.

Procedure

  1. In the navigation pane, click Content and click Group Types.
  2. Click the plus sign to add a new group type, type Production_Datastores, and click OK.

    The new group type appears in the list of group types.

What to do next

Create an object group so that you can organize the Datastore objects in your environment as a single object group.