Permissions Matrix for Role-Based Access Control (RBAC)

  • Last updated on: 2016-01-20
  • Authored by: Renee Rendon

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Managing RBAC

The RBAC permissions matrix displays the type of product roles that are available within each product.

Create, Read, Update, and Delete describes the permissions that are available in RBAC roles.

C = CREATE R = READ U = UPDATE D = DELETE

Additionally, there are Global Roles which apply access across all products. Those are:

  • Admin: Providing full capabilities across all products

  • Observer: Providing Read-only across all products

Product Roles

Product ADMIN (CRUD): Within specified product CREATOR (CRU): Within specified product OBSERVER: Read-only within specified product
Cloud Servers YES YES YES
Cloud Files YES NO YES
Rackspace CDN YES YES YES
Cloud Databases YES YES YES
Cloud Load Balancers YES YES YES
Cloud Queues YES YES YES
Cloud Networks YES YES YES
Cloud Monitoring YES YES YES
Cloud Block Storage YES YES YES
Auto Scale YES NO YES
Cloud Images YES YES YES
Cloud Big Data v1 YES YES YES
Cloud Big Data v2 YES YES YES
Cloud Backup YES YES YES
Cloud Orchestration YES YES YES
Cloud DNS YES YES YES
Cloud Feeds NO NO YES

Account Access

ACCOUNT ACCESS (CRUD) WITHIN SPECIFIED PRODUCT READ-ONLY WITHIN SPECIFIED PRODUCT
Billing Services YES YES
Payment Services YES YES

The following products will not be RBAC enabled:

  • Cloud Sites
  • RackConnect
  • Mailgun

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