Chapter 7 Reports and Resources Tab

Use the Reports and Resources tab to create reports on objects, manage tags which can be used to identify and group objects within Oracle VM Manager, and to configure server update repositories for software updates of the Oracle VM Servers being managed by Oracle VM Manager. This tab also contains preferences that control certain user interface behaviors.

Figure 7.1, “Reports and Resources tab” shows the Reports and Resources tab.

Figure 7.1 Reports and Resources tab


The Reports and Resources tab contains the subtabs set out in Table 7.1, “Reports and Resources Subtabs”.

Table 7.1 Reports and Resources Subtabs

Subtab

Description

Reports

Use this tab to generate XML reports on objects. You can generate reports for virtual machines, Oracle VM Servers, server pools and storage.

See Section 7.1, “Reports” for more information on working with object reports.

Tags

Use this tab to manage tags, which can be used within Oracle VM Manager to identify and group objects such as server pools, servers and virtual machines. The panel provides options to add, edit and remove tags within Oracle VM Manager. There is also an option to search for components that have been tagged with a particular tag.

See Section 7.2, “Tags” for more information on working with tags.

Server Update Groups

Displays the Server Update Groups sub tab. Use this tab to configure server update repositories for updates of the Oracle VM Servers being managed by Oracle VM Manager.

See Section 7.3, “Server Update Groups” for more information on Oracle VM Server update management.

Preferences

Displays the Preferences dialog box. Use this tab to configure user interface behavior such as whether or not to timeout during a file system refresh.

See Section 7.4, “Preferences” for more information on the Oracle VM Manager Web Interface preferences.