You use roles to manage access control for user accounts in vRealize Operations Manager.

In this procedure, you will add a new role and assign administrative permissions to the role.

Verify that you understand the context of this scenario. See User Scenario: Manage User Access Control.


In the menu, click Administration, and then in the left pane click Access > Access Control.


Click the Roles tab.


Click the Add icon on the toolbar to create a new role.

The Create Role dialog box appears.


For the role name, type admin_cluster, then type a description and click OK.

The admin_cluster role appears in the list of roles.


Click the admin_cluster role.


In the Details grid below, on the Permissions pane, click the Edit icon.

The Assign Permissions to Role dialog box appears.


Select the Administrative Access - all permissions check box.


Click Update.

This action gives this role administrative access to all the features in the environment.

Create a user account, and assign this role to the account.