Environment is a term in InCountry Platform which determines the operational context for data residency services. The environment allows you to regulate access to your data stores in InCountry Platform.
To view the available environments, on the sidebar, select Environment. The Environment page opens, as follows:
On the Environment page, you can view the list of available environments. For each environment, the following information is available:
|Environment ID||Unique identifier of the environment.|
|Environment Name||Name of the environment the exist for your organization.|
Within each environment, you can have multiple clients that can manage regulated data that you store in InCountry Platform.
You can manage environments, as follows:
create new environments
edit the existing environments
delete the no longer needed environments
Creating new environments
By default, InCountry Portal creates a default environment of the Development type. You can create additional environments as needed.
To create a new environment:
On the Environment page, click Create Environment.
In the Create New Environment form, specify the following information:
Environment Type - select the type of environment which you want to implement.
Environment Label - enter the name of the environment to identify it among other environments.
When complete, click Create.
Editing the environment
On the Environment page, locate the environment you want to edit.
Click the Edit Environment icon.
In the Update Environment form, make the required modifications to the environment.
When complete, click Update.
If you no longer need some environment, you can delete it. The environment is deleted together with the clients registered within it. This operation cannot be undone, so be careful while performing it.
On the Environment page, locate the environment you want to delete.
Click the Delete Environment icon.
In the Delete the environment form, enter the label of the environment you are deleting. This label is shown in the header of the form.
Once entered, click Confirm.
Enter the confirmation code you receive and click Next.
Copying ID of the environment
Every environment has its own unique identifier which looks like
In some situations you may need the environment ID when you try to work with InCountry Platform.
On the Environment page, locate the environment which ID you want to copy.
Click the Copy Environment ID to Clipboard icon.
Paste the environment ID into some text editor or your program code.