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Tenant Management

Use the Tenant Management screen to add tenants to a vManage server that is operating in multitenant mode.

Screen Elements

  • Top bar—On the left are the menu icon, for expanding and collapsing the vManage menu, and the vManage product name. In the middle is the name of the provider and the Select Tenant drop-down. On the right are a number of icons and the user profile drop-down.
  • Title bar—Includes the title of the screen, Tenant Management.
  • Add Tenant button—Add a new tenant to the provider's domain.
  • Search box—Includes the Search Options drop-down, for a Contains or Match string.
  • All tenants—The left pane lists all the tenants.
  • Tenant—The right pane shows information for the tenant selected in the left pane.

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Add a Tenant

  1. In the left pane, click the Add Tenant button.
  2. In the Add Tenant window:
    1. Enter a name for the tenant. It can be up to 128 characters and can contain only alphanumeric characters.
    2. Enter a description for the tenant. It can be up to 256 characters and can contain only alphanumeric characters.
    3. Enter the name of the organization. The name is case-sensitive. It is the name in the certificates for all Viptela network devices, and it must be identical on all devices in the overlay network.
    4. In the URL subdomain field, enter the domain name for the tenant. The domain name must include the provider's domain name. For example, for the provider viptela.com, a valid domain name might be plum.viptela.com. You must also configure this same domain name when you enable multitenancy mode, in vManage Administration ► Settings ► Tenancy Mode.
    5. Click Save.
  3. The Create Tenant screen is displayed, and the Status column shows In progress. To view status messages related to the creation of the tenant, click the > to the left of the status column.
    After about 1 minute, the Status column changes to Success, and the tenant table shows the tenant's system IP address.

View All Tenants

To view a summary of information about all tenants, in the center of the top bar, click the provider name.

View a Single Tenant

To view a summary of information about a single tenant:

  1. In the center of the top bar, click the provider name.
  2. In the table of tenants, click the tenant name. The summary information displays to the right of the name.
  3. To hide the summary information, click the tenant name a second time.

To view the vManage dashboard for a single tenant:

  1. In the center of the top bar, click Select Tenant to the right of the provider name.
  2. Select the tenant name from the drop-down.

Edit a Tenant

  1. In the left pane, click the name of the tenant.
  2. In the right pane, click the Pencil icon to the right of the tenant's name.
  3. In the Edit Tenant popup, modify the tenant's name, description, or domain name.
  4. Click Save.

Remove a Tenant

  1. In the left pane, click the name of the tenant.
  2. In the right pane, click the Trash icon to the right of the tenant's name.
  3. In the Delete Tenant popup, enter your vManage password and click Save.

Additional Information

Multitenant Dashboard
Use a Multitenant vManage NMS

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