A fabric administrator can assign a cost profile to a managed or reserved physical machine.

Log in to the vCloud Automation Center console as a fabric administrator.

Verify that you have a reserved or managed physical machine in vCloud Automation Center. The managed physical machine must be powered off.

1

Navigate to a managed or reserved physical machine.

Machine Type

Navigation

Managed

Infrastructure > Machines > Managed Machines

Reserved

Infrastructure > Machines > Reserved Machines

2

Locate the physical machine to be assigned the cost profile.

3

Click Edit in the drop-down menu.

A managed physical machine must have an Off status for Edit to appear in the drop-down menu.

4

Click the Hardware tab.

5

(Optional) Click New cost profile to create a cost profile.

The link opens the Cost Profiles page.

6

Select a cost profile from the Cost profile drop-down menu.

The memory and CPU costs of the machine appear.

7

Click OK.

You must navigate back to the Managed Machines or Reserved Machines page to finish assigning the cost profile.