CloudStack allows creating accounts to represent a customer of a service provider or a department in an organization. An account represents an independent entity created under a domain and is isolated from other accounts in the cloud. Accounts in a single domain may have a set of administrators who have privileges over the domain and their subdomains.

Accounts in a particular domain are related to each other logically, thus there can be accounts for different customers in a domain of a reseller or there can be multiple accounts representing multiple departments of an organization. A normal user account has normal users who have only restricted permissions. The resources in an account are isolated from other accounts and they can be accessed ...

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