Host Collections provide a mechanism to statically group multiple Content Hosts. This enables administrators to group Content Hosts based on the needs of their organization. For example, Content Hosts could be grouped by function, department or business unit.
Once a Host Collection is created, it can be used to perform various actions on the Content Hosts contained within it. This includes actions such as the following:
The following is a high-level summary of the Host Collection features:
To create a new collection,
Note the following option:
To add Content Hosts to a collection:
Copying a Host Collection allows a user to quickly create a new collection that is a copy of an existing one.
To copy a Host Collection:
To perform an action on Content Hosts within a collection:
Note: clicking on an action will take the user to the appropriate Content Hosts Bulk Actions page, where all Content Hosts associated with the collection have been selected. Click here, for more information on performing Content Host Bulk Actions
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