A cloud provider object in BMC Discovery represents a single provider, or vendor, of cloud services. All cloud provider objects are set up automatically by the BMC Discovery process.
To view a cloud provider
- From the main menu, select Explore > Data.
- In the Cloud section, click Cloud Providers.
- Select a cloud provider from the list.
The details of the cloud provider that you selected are displayed in a new page, as displayed in the following screenshot.
The information fields for a typical cloud provider are described in the following table:
|Name||Name of the cloud provider. For example, Amazon Web Services.|
|Short Name||Short name of the cloud provider. For example, AWS.|
|Console URL||Console URL of the cloud provider. For example, https://console.aws.amazon.com/console/home|
Displays all the regions included in this cloud provider. Each region is identified by a Short Name, Code and Location.
For example, in this cloud provider Amazon Web Services, regions included are:
Short Name: Asia Pacific(Sydney)
|All Virtual Machines||Shows all the virtual machines related to this cloud provider.|
|All Block Storage||Shows all the block storage related to this cloud provider.|
|All File Systems||Shows all the file systems related to this cloud provider.|
|All Software Instances||Displays all the software instances related to this cloud provider.|
|All Load Balancers||Displays all the load balancers information related to this cloud provider.|
|All Administrative Collections||Displays all the administrative collections related to this cloud provider.|