The Instance Groups page provides an overview of the groups of instances created in the scope of the current TCO project. Instance groups can contain both source instances and cloud instances.
The page provides information on the costs associated with each instance group by providing breakdown information of Migrating vs. Retained vs. Retiring sources, Modernize vs. Migrate migration paths, as well as an estimated duration per each group alongside current & future OpEx and rCapEx costs.
The page displays sections:
The page is filled in automatically based on the details entered on the Database Instances page.
Adding or removing sources in the Migrating, Retained and Retiring tabs of the Database Instances page is reflected on this page.
Adding or removing an instance group is reflected on this page as well as in the Cloud Instances and Database Instances page will be reflected on this page. Adding or removing an instance group will be reflected on this page as well as on the Cloud Instances and Database Instances sections, the Project Details page, and the TCO Projects page.
Instance Groups Operations
On the Instance Groups page, you can create or remove instance groups, as well as edit their names and descriptions.
Creating Instance Groups
To create an instance group:
Click Create in the Instance Groups section.
Provide the name and description for the instance group in the Create Instance Group window.
The new instance group will appear in the list.
Removing Instance Groups
To remove an instance group:
Select instance groups from the list in the Instance Groups section.
Confirm the removal.
If you remove an instance group, it will remove the cloud instance as well as all sources associated with the instance and will return the removed source(s) back to the Database Inventory as unassigned.
Editing Instance Groups
To edit an instance group’s name or description, click on its field in the Instance Groups section, enter new data into the field, and press Enter.