Manage Cross Connects and Permissions

After creating a Cross Connect, you can manage it via the Manage Cross Connects window.

To manage or edit a Cross Connect, follow these steps:

1. Log in to DCD with your username and password.

2. Go to the menu, and click Management > Cross Connect.

3. Select the required Cross Connect in the Manage Cross Connects window. You will see the following tabs:

You will see the list of LANs connected to the chosen Cross Connect. Click Open to navigate to the VDC associated with the Cross Connect and view the connection details.

LAN that is used to establish a connection between a Cross Connect and a VDC

You may not see a list for newly created connections if no VDCs are linked to it.

LANs are not connected to the Cross Connect

Result: The changes are saved automatically.

Assigning permissions to a Group

To grant modify and share permissions to the group members, follow these steps:

  1. Log in to DCD with your username and password.

  2. In the DCD menu, select Management > Users & Groups under Users.

  3. Select Groups tab in the User Manager window.

  4. Select the appropriate group to assign relevant permissions.

  5. In the Resources of Group tab, click Grant Access, and select a VDC from the list to grant appropriate permissions to the group:

    • Edit: Select the checkbox to allow the users in the group to modify the selected Cross Connect.

    • Share: Select the checkbox to allow the users in the group to share the Cross Connect.

Grant permissions to allow users in the group to modify and share a Cross Connect

Note: You can remove the permissions you consented to a group by selecting Revoke Access.

Result: Appropriate permissions are granted to the group and the users in the respective group.

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