View a cloud resource in the BSM map

The Discovery workflow discovers all virtual resources. You can view virtual resources in the CMDB Business Service Management Map (BSM map) as a network of related resources.

Before you begin

Role required: cloud_user, cloud_operator, or cloud_admin

Procedure

  1. Open the list of VMs.
    User RoleAction
    cloud operator or cloud_admin For your provider; Amazon AWS Cloud or Microsoft Azure Cloud: Navigate to Manage Resources > Virtual Machine Instances.
    cloud_user Navigate to Self Service > My Virtual Assets and click the My <provider> Assets tab.
  2. On the <Provider> Virtual Machine Instance form, click the VM name.

    The VM’s relationships to other CIs appears in the Related Items section. The view includes Business Services and Applications referenced by tags on the VM or its parent resource group.

  3. Click the BSM icon (BSM icon).

    The BSM map appears in a separate window.