Cloud Lifecycle Management module
This topic describes how you can integrate various TrueSight Capacity Optimization features with Cloud Lifecycle Management, to manage capacity, provide placement advice, manage virtual machines and their capacity, and perform chargeback in a cloud environment.
For more information, refer to the following sections in this topic:
- Compatibility matrix — This section illustrates the compatibility between different versions of TrueSight Capacity Optimization and Cloud Lifecycle Management.
- Before you integrate the features — Deploy the Cloud Lifecycle Management integration.
- Integrating the features — Integrating TrueSight Capacity Optimization features with Cloud Lifecycle Management.
- After you integrate the features — Begin using the integrated features in TrueSight Capacity Optimization.
Supported CLM versions
This version of TrueSight Capacity Optimization supports the following Cloud Lifecycle Management versions: 4.0, 4.1, 4.5, 4.61.
1 - Supports up to version 4.6.06.
Before you integrate the features
Before you can configure each of the features mentioned in the preceding section, you need to deploy the Cloud Lifecycle Management integration in TrueSight Capacity Optimization, and configure the appropriate ETL tasks to import Cloud Lifecycle Management data into TrueSight Capacity Optimization.
To perform these operations, you are required to complete the following tasks:
To complete task
Integrate TrueSight Capacity Optimization with Cloud Lifecycle Management
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Configure ETLs to import Cloud Lifecycle Management data into TrueSight Capacity Optimization
Integrating the features
After you have completed the tasks mentioned in the preceding section, you can configure the integration of each TrueSight Capacity Optimization feature with Cloud Lifecycle Management.
You must complete the following integration and deployment tasks for each feature, before you begin using them in TrueSight Capacity Optimization.
To accomplish task
Configure the Capacity-Aware Placement Advice service
Deploy and configure the CLM Cloud View
After you integrate the features
After integrating each of the features as described in the preceding section, you are ready to begin using them in TrueSight Capacity Optimization.
For detailed information on how to use each of these features, refer to the following topics:
To use feature
Capacity-aware Placement Advice service
CLM Cloud view
Chargeback for BMC Cloud Lifecycle Management