CoreStack provides the ability to view all the resources associated with orders that are provisioned on cloud.
Click on Self Service in the Left navigation menu and select My Workspace option to land in Self Service – Workspace screen.
This screen displays all the Resources ordered and provisioned, in a grid format. High-level details such as Order name, Unit Cost per hour, Cost till date, Estimated cost, status, and expiry details are provided.
This section will display the provisioned resources and in-progress resources associated with orders.
Clicking on a Provisioned VM will display the Order details, Access details and Resource properties in detail.
On clicking the provisioned order, Access details and Resource properties will be displayed in different sections:
This section shows the Cloud, Image and Instance Size selected by the developer while placing the request. Also, the current status of the resource, that is, pending, provisioned, approved, is displayed.
Details on the resources can be modified by click on the settings icon of the provisioned resource and selecting ‘Modify’ option.
Resources can be terminated on demand by click on the settings icon of the provisioned resource and selecting ‘Terminate’ option.
As a developer, you can quickly view the status of your orders and existing VMs using the Dashboard.
This is the first screen that appears after you log in. Also, you can click the dashboard icon available in the top right corner of the screen to visit.
The dashboard is split into five sections:
This section shows at a glance the number of:
You can dive deeper and view in-depth details by clicking on each number. It redirects you to the respective pages from where you can take the necessary actions with ease.
This section shows a bar diagram that provides an overview about the Apps that has been ordered the most.
Every developer must contribute towards optimization of cloud costs, and hence this graph is an excellent tool that indicates the monthly usage cost of the cloud resources. The total usage cost for each month will be shown in this chart. This gives the trend of the usage cost month-on-month associated with the self-service orders.
Total orders created and provisioned in a month-on-month basis will be shown in this chart. This gives the trend of increase or decrease in the usage of self-service.
This pie chart offers a quick view of the order count with different status: terminated, rejected, etc.