RightScale Optima

Release Notes

September 2019


RightScale Optima is a cost management and optimization solution that enables enterprises to cut cloud costs and ensure the ongoing efficient use of cloud resources across all of their business units, cloud accounts, clouds, and applications.

One of the biggest challenges when optimizing cloud costs is implementing recommended savings across large organizations where control of cloud accounts is decentralized. RightScale Optima offers a unique approach to cost management and optimization that enables cloud governance teams to work collaboratively with business units and cloud resource owners to reduce wasted cloud spend.

RightScale Optima is offered as a standalone product and also is included as part of the RightScale Cloud Management Platform (CMP).

New Features and Enhancements

This release of RightScale Optima includes the following enhancements:

Online Help Update - Manage Billing Center Access (Released September 11, 2019)
Online Help Update - Google Tag-Based Allocation Rules in Optima (Released September 11, 2019)

Online Help Update - Manage Billing Center Access (Released September 11, 2019)

Updated the online help with the Important note: “When granting billing center access via the Optima UI, the users and/or RightScale groups are users or email addresses that have already been invited to the organization via Cloud Management. This access granting can only be done by users with the enterprise_manager role.” For details, see Manage Billing Center Access.

Online Help Update - Google Tag-Based Allocation Rules in Optima (Released September 11, 2019)

Updated the online help to state that “Tags are known as “label(s)” in Google Cloud Platform. Tag/Label-based allocation rules are supported in Optima.” For details, see Setting Up Billing Data.

Resolved Issues

To date, no resolved issues have been included with this Optima release.

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