This image shows the Create Compartment dialog box with these fields.
- Name: Enter a unique name for the compartment (maximum 100 characters, including letters, numbers, periods, hyphens, and underscores). The name must be unique across all the compartments in your tenancy.
- Description: Enter a friendly description.
- Compartment: Select the root or parent compartment.
- Tags: Optionally, you can apply tags. If you have permissions to create a resource, you also have permissions to apply free-form tags to that resource. To apply a defined tag, you must have permissions to use the tag namespace.