A CloudRegion represents a geographical region provided by a cloud vendor. A cloud region is created when a new region is discovered in a cloud discovery run. CloudRegion nodes are linked to only one cloud provider.
CloudRegion nodes are under the full control of patterns.
For each region discovered, a CloudRegion node is created.
CloudRegion node lifecycle
The following section describes the scenarios in which a CloudRegion node is created or removed automatically.
A CloudRegion node is created by cloud patterns when a cloud region is discovered in a cloud discovery run.
A CloudRegion node is not automatically removed.
To remove a CloudRegion node manually, find the necessary cloud region, select it in the list and pick Destroy from the Actions list.
If you remove a CloudRegion node, then its contained nodes are removed. For more information, see Cascade Removal.
CloudRegion node attributes
The attributes and relationships of a CloudRegion node are described in the table below.
Attribute Name and Type
Unique identity string for Cloud Region.
Provider internal name for the Cloud Region.
Short Name for the Cloud Region.
Location of the Cloud Region.
CloudRegion node relationships
The relationships of a CloudRegion node are described in the table below.
Cloud API Result from which the existence of this Cloud Region was inferred.