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Connector Usage Types

Dec 22, 2015
This connector collects usage for the following types of usages so that they become billable in CloudPortal Business Manager:
  • Running VM: This usage type measures the amount of time the virtual machine is running. Units are in Compute-Seconds, Compute-Days and Compute-Hours. Default unit is Compute-Days. This usage type can be discriminated by Image or Flavor.
  • Root Disk: This usage type measures the amount of time by size of Root Disk. Units are GB-Seconds, GB-Months, GB-Days, GB-Hours, TB-Months, TB-Days and TB-Hours. Default unit of measurement for this usage type is GB Months.
  • Volume: This usage type measures the amount of time by size of Volume. Units are GB-Seconds, GB-Months, GB-Days, GB-Hours, TB-Months, TB-Days and TB-Hours. Default unit of measurement for this usage type is GB-Months. This usage type can be discriminated by volume type.
  • Network Bytes sent: This usage type measures the outgoing activity of network. This usage is collected as Bytes sent by the Network. Units are Bytes, GB and TB. Default unit of measurement is GB.
  • Network Bytes received: This usage type measures the incoming activity of network. This usage is collected as Bytes received by the Network. Units are Bytes, GB and TB. Default unit of measurement is GB.
  • Image: This usage type measures the amount of time by size of Image. Units are Byte-Seconds, Byte-Hours, GB-Seconds, GB-Months, GB-Days, GB-Hours,TB-Months, TB-Days and TB-Hours. Default unit of measurement for this usage type is GB-Months.