How to Approve a Virtual Machine Request

Updated: May 7, 2012

Applies To: System Center 2012 - Service Manager, System Center 2012 SP1 - Service Manager

Virtual machine requests are approved in the System Center 2012 – Service Manager console. Use the following procedure to approve a virtual machine request.

To approve a virtual machine request

  1. In the Service Manager console, in the Work Items pane, click Activity Management to expand.

  2. Double-click Review Activities and then open All Activities.

  3. Select the request and click Approve.

  4. Enter a comment and click OK.

The virtual machine will automatically be created when the request is approved.

After the Operations Manager configuration item (CI) connector synchronizes with System Center 2012 – Operations Manager, the virtual machine properties will be displayed under Configuration Items>Cloud Services>Virtual Machines>Active Virtual Machines.