Using the Dashboard

The Metacloud Dashboard is a web-based interface that allows you to manage Metacloud resources and services. The Dashboard allows you to interact with the Metacloud Compute cloud controller using the Metacloud APIs.

The Dashboard home page provides the most common starting points: Launch Instance, Create Volume, Create Image, and Create Security Group.

Administrator Dashboard Home Page

Select the Project drop-down list and click Overview for a quick look at a summary of the current project or select Instances, Volumes, Images, Orchestration, or Access & Security for the current project.

The Network drop-down list provides information about the hardware configuration of your environment. Click Network Topology, Networks, or Routers for details.

The Admin drop-down list provides access for viewing and managing users, projects, and services as well as providing a reporting tool, system information, and metadata definitions.