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Organizations

An organization can contain multiple projects. Under this hierarchy structure, you can:

  • Use the same billing settings across all projects in your organization.
  • Use the same alert settings across all projects in your organization.
  • View all projects within an organization.

Create an Organization

Note

When you create an organization, you are added as an Organization Owner for the organization.

Procedure

1

Go to your user settings.

In the upper-right hand corner, click on your user name.

2

Click Organizations.

3

Click New Organization.

4

Provide a name and default server type for your Organization.

Name Enter the name for this organization.
Default Organization Server Type

Select the default server type to be suggested when a new project is created under this organization.

Server Intention Environment Purpose License Requirement
Production Server

Hosts your application to your internal or external end users.

Important

If an end user might use an environment, it functions as a Production environment. This applies whether the environment also provides testing, quality assurance, evaluation, or development capabilities.

One license per server
Test/QA Server

This type of environment can be used to:

Test Exercises your application to verify that it works as designed and expected. The platform configuration might be a less performant version of Production in compute, network, and storage capability.
Assure system quality Validates your application against a combination of data, hardware, and software configured to simulate Production. The platform configuration should be a smaller scale of Production in compute, network, and storage capability.
Stage Simulates the Production environment including performance testing and release candidate approval. The platform configuration should mirror Production in compute, network, and storage capability.
One license per server
Development Server Hosts in progress design, code, debugging or some combination thereof for your application. Used to evaluate if the current state of your application can be promoted to another environment. None
RAM Pool Provides any combination of servers for any environment purpose. One license for any number of servers up to the maximum of the total GB of RAM you purchased across these servers.

Note

5

Add members.

  1. For existing Ops Manager users, enter their username. Usually, this is the email the person used to register.
  2. For new Ops Manager users, enter their email address to send an invitation.
6

Specify the access for the members.

7

Click Create Organization.

Once you create the organization, you can add projects, set the billing information to use for all projects within the organization, add users to the organization.

Leave an Organization

Important

To leave an organization, at least another user must exist as an Organization Owner for the organization.

Procedure

1

Go to your user settings.

In the upper-right hand corner, click on your user name.

2

Click Organizations.

3

Leave organization.

For the organization you wish to leave, click its Leave button to bring up the Leave Organization dialog.

4

Click Leave Organization in the Leave Organization dialog.

Delete an Organization

Note

To delete an organization, you must have Organization Owner role for the organization.

You cannot delete an organization that has active projects. You must delete the organization’s projects before you can delete the organization.

Procedure

1

In the Context dropdown, select the organization to delete.

2

Click Settings.

3

In the General Settings tab, click Delete.

This displays the Delete Organization dialog.

4

Click Delete Organization to confirm.