Virtualization Provider handlers

Virtualization Provider handlers define the process for ordering a resource in the service catalog. Each Virtualization Provider uses a unique handler.

Handlers

Table 1. Handlers for Virtualization Providers
Virtualization Provider Handler
Amazon EC2 EC2CatItemHandler
Azure AzureCatItemHandler
VMware VMwareCatItemHandler

Example Virtualization Provider handler

Cloud Management Provider handler

Virtualization Provider Handler form

To view the details of the Virtualization Provider handlers, navigate to Cloud Management > Virtualization Provider Handlers.

Table 2. Virtualization Provider Handler form
Field Description
Name Unique and descriptive name of the new Virtualization Provider handler.
Active Check box that activates (selected) or deactivates (cleared) the handler.
Client callable Check box that indicates whether the handler can be called by a client.
Description Description of the Virtualization Provider handler.
Script The script that defines the catalog ordering process.