User Groups

You can assign users into different user groups, so you can tie some users together and offer similar cloud experiences. At present, you can configure the following for user groups:

  • assign a UI theme to specific user groups (Settings > Look&Feel menu)
  • set the default roles
  • specify billing plans

User groups are also used for configuring restrictions sets to correctly set up the reseller role. These can limit the resources available to a user based on either the user's billing plan or the user group.

vCloud Director Organizations

In vCloud Director, an organization is a unit of administration for a collection of users, groups, and computing resources. Users authenticate at the organization level, supplying credentials established by an organization administrator when the user was created or imported. System administrators create and provision organizations, while organization administrators manage organization users, groups, and catalogs.

vCloud Director organizations are imported into OnApp as user groups. The following actions are available in OnApp for organizations: