TOOLSET AND RESOURCES
Avnet Cloud Toolset (ACT) for SoftLayer takes consolidated billing to the next level and sets you a part from the competition with your customers. This powerful tool provides multi-tier billing to simplify how you bill and track customer SoftLayer usage. Dashboard drill-downs and customizable reports with built-in processes allow you to streamline provisioning, account linking and overall management of SoftLayer computing resources across your customer accounts.
Simplify Customer Billing
- Assign discounts and/or uplifts
- Automatically map SoftLayer usage to customer bills
- Generate billing notifications for customers
Track Individual & Aggregate Usage
- Dashboard with drill-down views across all accounts
- Organize and track your SoftLayer costs by account, SoftLayer product category, resource ID’s (tags) and defined cost centers.
- Hourly level detail for all usage
Manage Billing & Customer Provisioning
- Automated account provisioning with approval-based customer self-serve portal
- Accounts provisioned through ACT are automatically integrated into a consolidated billing model
Optimize SoftLayer Resources
- Detailed billing history and analytics reports
- Recommendations to lower SoftLayer spend with RI optimization reporting
For more information, visit our ACT Guide.