The topics in this section contain information to help you get started using BMC Cloud Lifecycle Management.
BMC Compact Rapid Deployment Stack and Small Rapid Deployment Stack are no longer supported.
This section includes the following topics:
|End-to-end product use|
The topics in this section describe specific scenarios which you can use to help you be successful with your cloud implementation.
This set of topics provide an overview and detailed instructions for provisioning servers using BMC Cloud Lifecycle Management and BMC Server Automation.
|Getting started by user role||There are distinct user roles that use BMC Cloud Lifecycle Management to manage cloud environments, each with different sets of responsibilities. This topic describes those roles, and the tasks associated with each.|
The topics in this section describe the key concepts to help you be successful with your BMC Cloud Lifecycle Management implementation. This section includes the following topics:
|End-to-end cloud management process||BMC Cloud Lifecycle Management provides an end-to-end workflow to help you be successful with your cloud implementation. The workflow provides guidelines for building your cloud, preparing services to be requested and delivered in that cloud, keeping your cloud operational, and retiring services and resources. The workflow is divided into high-level categories meant to be completed in order, with individual tasks within those categories. This topic describes the workflow.|