Add a new role

In this topic, you learn how to add a new role.


  • There are no prerequisites.


  1. On the Cockpit, go to Security and click Role.

    Result: The list of existing roles opens.

  2. Click Add.

    Result: The settings of the role open.

    security role general
  3. In the General tab, enter a name for the role.

  4. You can enter a description and choose a package for the role.

  5. In the ACL tab (Access control list), you can set the permissions for the role for each service or tile group. The values are:


    The user cannot see the service or tile group in his Cockpit.


    The user can see the service and the artifacts created with this service but cannot add or edit artifacts.


    The user can see, add, and edit artifacts in this service.

    security role acl
    You can set the same permission for all services by clicking All edit, All Display, or Revoke All.
  6. Click Save.


  • You have added a new role.