2. Creating and Managing Virtual Managed Service Providers

2.1. Creating a Virtual Managed Service Provider (vMSP)

A new vMSP can be created as follows:

  1. Select vMSPs in the menu panel.

  2. Click + Create new vMSP.

  3. Enter the address data of the vMSP in the corresponding input boxes in the section Company (see Fig. 2.1).

  4. Enter the name and e-mail address of the vMSP’s contact person in the corresponding input boxes in the section Contact.

  5. Enter the URL of the vMSP’s platform in the input box Access URL.

  6. Optional: activate the checkbox Trial if the vMSP account should be a free trial account.

  7. Click Create vMSP.

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    Fig. 2.1 Creating a new vMSP

2.2. Managing Virtual Managed Service Providers (vMSP)

All vMSPs can be displayed by selecting vMSPs in the menu panel.

For all vMSPs the following information is displayed:

Identification Number

Company name of the vMSP and e-mail address of the vMSP’s contact person.

Status

Status of the vMSP (active or inactive).

Trial

Account type (free trial account or paid account).

Company

Company name of the vMSP.

Contact

Name of the vMSP’s contact person.

For all vMSPs the following action is available:

  • edit Edit the vMSP.

By selecting Active, Trial or Disabled above the table, the vMSPs are filtered and only the relevant vMSPs are displayed.

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Fig. 2.2 Page vMSPs