Abiquo 5.1

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A Scope is always a list of resources that the platform uses to allow access in some way. The resources are tenants (Enterprises) or cloud locations including datacenters and public cloud regions (called Datacenters).

You can use a scope to:

  1. Create a restricted set of resources for administrators
  2. Share resources with a group of tenants and an optional tenant hierarchy

So a typical use case for scopes would be on a platform with resellers.

An example of a basic scope is a scope called NationalARegFG with two enterprises called RegionalAF and RegionalAG.