Adding a server to an existing service for vCloud

Starting with BMC Cloud Lifecycle Management  4.5 patch 3, you can add a server to an existing service by using the Add Server Post-Deployment action. Perform the following steps to add a new virtual machine (VM) to an existing service:

Note

The Add Server Post-Deployment action allows you to add a new VM with the configurations that were used to create the base VM. To enable adding a new server as a clone of an existing vCloud VM, BMC Cloud Lifecycle Management cloud administrators must add server options and option choices. For more information, see Service Catalog options and option choices.

You can add a server to an existing service using the new My Cloud Services Console or the legacy My Cloud Services Console:

 Click here for new My Cloud Services Console.
  1. Log on to My Cloud Services portal by using your end-user credentials. This displays the My Resources tab details as shown in the following figure:
  2. On the left side of the window, in the RESOURCE TYPE click Services. This displays the services details, as shown in the following figure:
  3. In the Services workspace, click the service to view the server details.
    This displays the existing server details of the selected service, as shown in the figure below:
  4. Click Add Server for the type of server you want to add. This displays the Add Server dialog box, as shown in the figure below:
  5. Select the Number of Instances. This displays the User Name, Password, and Confirm Password fields, as shown in the figure below:
  6. Enter the User Name, Password, and Confirm Password details.
  7. Click OK.
  8. Click Submit Changes. This displays the Submit Changes prompt, as shown in the figure below:
  9. Click Yes, to confirm modification of the existing server.
    A new server is added to an existing service.
 Click here for legacy My Cloud Services Console.
  1. Log on to BMC Remedy Mid Tier by using your end-user credentials.
  2. On the left side of the window, click the vertical Applications menu, and select Cloud Lifecycle Management > My Cloud Services Console.
  3. On the My Services tab of the My Cloud Services workspace, click the Servers link.
    This displays the list of existing servers, as shown in the following figure:
  4. Click Modify Actions  and select an available post-deployment modify action (for example, Add Server) from the list.
    The options for adding a new vCloud server are displayed, as shown in the following figure:
  5. In the Submit Request dialog box, select your option and click Next.
    You are prompted to specify a password and user name for the new server.
  6. Review your request details, as shown in the following figure, and click Submit.
     
    A new server is added to an existing service.
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