Configure memory selections for VMware catalog items

You can customize service catalog hardware selections so that users can request a specific amount of memory for a virtual server.

Before you begin

Role required: cloud_admin, vmware_operator

About this task

The service catalog shows the VM memory option when the user declines the choice of a predefined virtual server size.


  1. Navigate to VMware Cloud > Memory Selections and click New.
  2. In the Memory label field, enter the memory quantity to be displayed in the service catalog.

    This field typically includes a number and size abbreviation, such as 4 GB.

  3. Enter the Value for this memory selection as an integer representing the total number of MB.

    In the following example, 4 GB of memory would have a value of 4,096. The system calculates the cost for the amount of memory selected based on the configured price per unit.

    Figure 1. VM memory select
  4. Click Submit.