The VIP Dashboard is where users manage VIP Platform applications. Upon signing in, a list of all applications available to a user is visible.
User access and authentication
A user’s ability to access and interact with areas of the VIP Dashboard is defined by the Roles & permissions set for the user.
The main Dashboard panel displays a list of Open Pull Requests, recent Deployments, and links to the WordPress login and GitHub repositories for each of the app’s environments.
View information and links related to an application’s environment, and access the Deployments log panel.
The Health panel provides a health snapshot for WordPress and Node.js applications on the VIP Platform. Recent HTTP Response Codes and Runtime Logs for an application can be reviewed on this panel to help identify potential and real issues with an application.
Sync database content from a production environment to a non-production environment, download SQL Database Backups on Demand, or ship backups at regular intervals to an assigned AWS S3 bucket using Database Backup Shipping.
Add domains, retrieve settings needed to point a domain’s DNS to VIP, check the status of DNS for an added domain, install a Let’s Encrypt or custom TLS certificate, and launch a site on a WordPress multisite.
View a log of all WP-CLI commands run against an environment of an application.
Manage access to an application by IP.
Manage Basic HTTP Authentication credentials for an application.
Enable an environment’s HTTP request logs to be shipped to a designated AWS S3 bucket.
The Organization view provides information pertaining to an organization’s use of the VIP platform, across multiple applications when applicable.
View an audit trail of all application management actions.
View and manage the organization’s user access to the VIP Dashboard.
View HTTP requests tracked by VIP to measure a customer’s usage of the platform.
A user can review basic information about their roles & permissions across all organizations by selecting their avatar in the upper right of the VIP Dashboard and revealing a dropdown menu.
As VIP continues to design and develop new platform functionality, testers that provide feedback on early ideas and prototypes are always needed and appreciated. Users who would like to get involved can get in touch via VIP’s Feedback Portal.