This chapter contains the following sections:
About the Payment
A payment gateway is
an e-commerce application service that authorizes credit card payments. An
administrator can integrate a payment gateway with
Cisco UCS Director to enable end users to make payments
with a credit card.
When an end user
makes payments on
Cisco UCS Director, all payment details are processed
automatically. The administrator and end users can then review the transaction
activity by accessing the administrator portal and the Self-Service portal.
Cisco UCS Director supports the First Data payment
The role of cash
Cisco UCS Director varies according to the following
Cisco UCS Director can be changed to the MSP model of
chargeback by enabling the MSP feature. To enable the MSP feature, choose
and click the
Controls tab. In the
Properties window, check the Enable Service Provider
Feature check box and then restart the
Cisco UCS Director to enable the MSP feature.
Cisco UCS Director administrator portal is a single
interface that enables the system administrator to monitor, provision, and
manage the system across physical, virtual, and baremetal environments. The
administrator can review the transaction activity, check funds, and make
payments for a user group. User Group refers to a group or customer
organization to which an end user is added. In an enterprise setup, a group
administrator can add a budget for a user group.
End users and group
administrators can use the
Cisco UCS Director self-service portal for self-service
provisioning, monitoring, and management capabilities. With the self-service
portal, end users and group administrators can use predefined policies to
access virtual machines that are provisioned from a pool of assigned resources.
End users and group administrators can use the self-service portal to view
payment transactions, update the payment details, and make a payment with a