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HPE Consumption Analytics Portal Documentation



Welcome to the product documentation for the HPE Consumption Analytics Portal, where IT usage and spend is transformed into meaningful business intelligence. 

Why HPE Consumption Analytics Portal?

HPE Consumption Analytics Portal is an end-to-end solution with detailed reports, views, and analytics to help you manage your consumption and maximize your investments across your public cloud or hybrid IT infrastructure.  It has an intuitive design with interactive charts, drag and drop features, data mapping, monitoring, and powerful insights.

HPE Consumption Analytics Portal gives you:

  • Time to Value - Instant real-time reports and an interactive dashboard with rich analytics
  • Cloud Cost Control - Unified single view of all services and trends across multiple platforms
  • Optimized Usage - Enhanced data with richer and more accurate reports and insights by using SmartTags  
  • Instant Insights - Immediate decisions based on flexible and customizable KPIs

Video overview

Watch the video below for an overview of HPE Consumption Analytics Portal.

To see more overview and tutorial videos, visit our Video library.

Key features

Feature Description
 Views View your cloud data in a concise dashboard of charts and reports
 Reports Build your reports, drill-down into your data, and share reports with others
 Budgets Manage flexible budgets and time-frames, track multiple groups, and set notifications
 Insights View insights that alert you on saving and optimization opportunities
 What-If Model a future state based on current and historic usage and spend
 Health Check Monitor performance and health-checks on all connections and create customizable alerts
 Data Manage everything from cloud data to how report fields display
 SmartTags Define rules to augment your data
 Permissions Define flexible secure permissions to groups and users

The HPE Consumption Analytics Portal provides HPE GreenLake customers access to a variety of ways to view your current usage, plan for future usage, and optimize how you manage your resources.  HPE Consumption Analytics Portal is a self-service application that offers both out-of-the-box content tailored to your services, and the ability to develop your own content in the form of dashboards, charts, reports, and other interactive features,   The following lists some of the features available to HPE GreenLake customers:

  • Monthly Charges - Interactive report displaying actual usage compared to installed, requested, and committed capacities, and anticipated usage charges
  • Capacity Planning - Interactive means of viewing and forecasting usage against installed, requested, and committed capacities to plan ahead for future workloads
  • Customer View - A default view designed to address common scenarios for HPE GreenLake customers
  • Product-specific Pages - A page relevant to each HPE GreenLake product, with useful charts and reports
  • Unique Insights - Customized Insights that augment Capacity Planning and identify opportunities for optimization

Navigating the HPE Consumption Analytics Portal documentation

You can navigate through the HPE Consumption Analytics Portal documentation using the dropdown menu at the top of each page, and quickly backtrack using the breadcrumbs beneath it.  Or you can search the documentation for a particular topic by entering text in the search field at the top right of each page:


You can also use the links on the site Home page to navigate directly to a topic (to access the Home page, click the Home button at the top left of the current page).

Some Topic pages also feature a table of contents to help you quickly navigate among page sections:


What's new

For a description of new features, enhancements, and bug fixes, see the HPE Consumption Analytics Portal Release Notes.

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