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Create a tenant

Last Updated: Feb 21, 2020

Tenant is the unit of database object management and resource management. A tenant is a container for various database objects and resources (such as CPU, memory, and I/O). For more information, see Security management.

Create a tenant

  1. Log on to the ApsaraDB for OceanBase console.

  2. In the left-side navigation pane, click Clusters.

  3. Find the target cluster and click the cluster name.

  4. In the upper-right corner of the page, click +Create Tenant.

  5. Configure the parameters that are described in the following table.

Parameter Description
Name The name of the tenant. The name cannot be a reserved name, such as sys.
Specification The CPU and memory size of the tenant.
Mode The Oracle and MySQL modes are available.
Character Set UTF-8 and UTF-8 (MB4) are available.
Time Zone The time zone of the tenant.
VPC The ID of the VPC to which the ECS instance belongs.
VSwitch The ID of the VSwitch in the VPC to which the ECS instance belongs.
Whitelist The whitelist of IP addresses.