Making a copy of an existing service template

Ops Center Automator Service Builder User Guide

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You must be a service administrator with the Develop role to complete the following steps:

  1. From the Service Builder Home window Released tab, select and highlight the template to copy either from the Card View or Table View. For this example, select the Allocate Volumes with Smart Provisioning service template.
  2. Click Copy and Edit.

    The Copy Service Template dialog box appears.

  3. Enter the basic information as shown in the following table.
    Parameter Description Value
    Key Name: * - Specifies the key name for the copied service template. For this example, enter a unique ID, such as "NewTemplate".
    Version * - Version of the service template. This is already filled in.
    Vendor ID: * - Enter a name that identifies the vendor.
    Display Name: * - Name assigned to the copied version of the service template. This is already filled in.

    For this example, enter a name such as "NewTemplate".

    Vendor Name: - Enter a name that identifies the vendor.
    Description: - Description of the copied service template.
    Tags: - Tag category associated with the service template. The "Add New Storage" and "Configuration Manager" tags are already selected.
    Fields with an asterisk (*) are required.
  4. Click OK and the new service template is created with the modified details. The components (plug-ins and possibly other service templates) associated with the copied template are visible on the Service Builder Edit window Flow tab.
    The existing plug-in is already added as a step to the flow from the original service template that you copied. If you click this step, you can verify the input and output properties associated with the step.