Information for: DEVELOPERS   PARTNERS

Signing in to the Acquia Cloud interface

The Acquia Cloud interface provides a set of tools you can use to manage your Acquia Cloud applications. These tools are available by signing in at https://cloud.acquia.com.

Using the toolbar

The toolbar at the top of the webpage provides the following options:

Cloud Applications page

  • Develop: The Applications page, where you can manage your Acquia Cloud applications and their infrastructure (code, environments, servers, databases, and more).
  • Manage: The Organizations page, where you can manage the teams, team members, roles, and permissions that govern access to your Acquia Cloud applications. You can also view information about your Acquia subscriptions.
  • Help: A link to the Acquia product documentation, which also describes how to contact Acquia regarding support for Acquia Cloud.
  • Product picker: The Product picker Product picker icon icon displays sign-in links to several Acquia products.
  • [your profile picture]: Manage your Acquia profile.
  • In-product messaging (IPM): The radio tower In-product messaging icon icon alerts you to new release notes for a product, and real-time outage alerts. For more information, see In-product messaging alerts.

Using the breadcrumb menu

The breadcrumb menu displayed below the top toolbar provides access to your organizations, applications, and environments.

To display the breadcrumb menu after signing in to Acquia Cloud, click the arrow, as displayed in the following example:

Click the downward-pointing arrow to display the breadcrumb menu

The breadcrumb menu allows you to quickly access the following types of information:

  • All tab: Displays a list of all organizations your account belongs to. While the All tab is selected, Acquia Cloud displays the following categories:
    • Organization: Point to an organization to display a list of all applications owned by this organization, and then click the organization’s name to display the full list of applications owned by this organization.
    • Application: Point to an application to display a list of all environments in this application, and then click the application’s name to display the Environments page for this application.
    • Environments: Click the environment’s name to display the Overview page for this environment.
  • Starred tab: Displays a list view of all applications you have selected by clicking the star icon. Click an application’s name in the list to display the Environments page for this application.
  • Recent tab: Displays a list view of all applications you have recently used. Click an application’s name in the list to display the Environments page for this application.

Using in-product messaging

Acquia Cloud’s in-product messaging system alerts you to new releases, important warnings, and real-time outage warnings. The radio tower In-product messaging icon icon alerts you to new release notes, real-time outage alerts on the Acquia Status page, or important product notifications. Click the radio tower icon to display the alerts, as shown in the following example:

IPM expanded

  • Status bar: Provides real-time outage alerts. For more information about this service, see Acquia Status page.
  • Message body: Provides unread alert messages or release notes for the product.

In-product messaging alerts

The in-product messaging system can display the following types of alerts:

IPM alert types

  • General announcement: Description of upcoming changes to a product.
  • Alert: Description of a product issue requiring user action.
  • Warning: Description of a product issue requiring immediate user action.
  • New Feature: Description of a new feature for the current product.