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NetApp Virtual Storage Console图标在vSphere Web Client中消失

NetApp发布了Virtual Storage Console (VSC) 6.1 对应 vCenter 6.0。这个产品现在只支持vSphere Web Client了。我在实验环境下做了一些测试,遇到一个非常特殊的案例。

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我假想需要给存储组的工作人员VSC完全权限,但是要限制他们的vCenter、esxi主机、虚拟主机等的权限。VSC在安装后连接vCenter时候会自动创建预设的几个角色。我注意到有个角色叫“VSC Administrator”。所以我就在某个esxi集群上给一个测试账号赋予了该角色。但是用该账号登陆后Web Client的主页上没有出现VSC的图标。该测试账号在设定的esxi集群上可以正常进行数据备份或恢复。最终我发现需要在vCenter这一级赋予账号或组同样的角色并且取消继承到子项可解决此问题。

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