The privileges and Roles allow the administrator of a VMware virtual environment to configure a granular security policy defining individual user rights.
For a VMware system administrator it’s good practice to define the user access rights from the vCenter servers. There are several technologies to secure a virtual environment, this time we are going to see how to assign a customized role to an individual user.
In our previous article we talked about how to create a customized Role to which we gave only the privileges to configure the Virtual Machines.
It’s considered a best pratice not to modify the default roles because they can be useful for future reference.
In this article we’ll explan how to create a new user which we’ll assign to a customized Role named VM Configuration Manager.