Impact of an upgrade on groups and user accounts

Before upgrading to a new version of StorageGRID Webscale, you should understand how groups and users might be affected.

Changes to permissions

The following management permissions have been changed in StorageGRID Webscale 11.0. To enable users to perform these tasks, a user with Root Access permission must update permissions for the applicable groups.

Permission Description
ILM
Provides access to the following items in the ILM menu:
  • Rules
  • Policies
  • Erasure Coding
  • Regions
Metrics Query Provides access to custom Prometheus metrics queries using the Metrics section of the Grid Management API.
Object Metadata Lookup
Provides access to the following item in the ILM menu:
  • Object Metadata Lookup