Navigating the GUI

Describes the screen layout of the HPE Ezmeral Runtime Enterprise graphical user interface (GUI).

Graphical User Interface Orientation

The content of the Graphical User Interface (GUI)—also referred to as the web interface—varies according to factors such as the following:

  • The product licenses that are active in the deployment
  • The applications that are deployed
  • The access rights and roles assigned to user that is signed into HPE Ezmeral Runtime Enterprise

The following image illustrates a typical layout of the interface for a user that is a Platform Administrator.

Overall view of GUI for Platform Admin


The toolbar is also called the application header.

The application header displays the title: HPE Ezmeral Runtime Enterprise
Custom installation name

If a custom installation name was provided during installation, the name is displayed between the title and the other menus.

User menu

The user menu displays information about your user account:

  • If you can access only one tenant or project, your role in the current project is displayed.
  • If you can access multiple tenants or projects, both the current tenant or project name and your current role in that tenant or project is displayed.

From the user menu, you can select the following:

Change Password

Opens the Change Password dialog, which allows you to modify your password. This option does not appear if an external LDAP/AD server is being used to authenticate you.


To sign out of HPE Ezmeral Runtime Enterprise, select Logout.

quick access menu Quick Access menu

Click quick access menu to display the Quick Access menu. The items in the menu vary according to the user role and type of tenant. For a list of commonly included items, see Quick Access Menu - Common Items

Alerts icon Alerts Icon

If one or more alert conditions exist, then the Alerts icon Alerts icon appears on the right side of the Toolbar, along with the number of current alerts. Clicking this icon opens the Alerts dialog, which displays the current alerts.

For example:

Example of a toolbar alert

Quick Access Menu - Common Items

The following items in the quick access menu Quick Access menu are common to most users and tenants or projects:

User Info

Opens the Current User Information dialog, which lists your role, current project, and username.

User Guide

Opens this User and Administrator Guide.


Opens the Hewlett Packard Enterprise Privacy Statement web page in a new browser tab or window.


Displays version and build information about the HPE Ezmeral Runtime Enterprise deployment.

Ezmeral Runtime Enterprise New UI

Opens the home page of the HPE Ezmeral Runtime Enterprise new UI in a new browser tab or window. The interface that is displayed is the primary interface you use to access machine learning (ML Ops) projects, and analytics applications, such as Spark.

This item appears only when you access a Kubernetes tenant or ML Ops project.

Main Menu

The main menu is also called the navigation sidebar. The entries in this sidebar vary according to the user role and the type of tenant.

For example:

  • The ML Workbench menu item appears in the main menu only in tenants that are HPE Ezmeral ML Ops projects. Users click this item to access the project page of the HPE Ezmeral Runtime Enterprise new UI.
  • The main menu and quick access menu contents related to managing the HPE Ezmeral Runtime Enterprise deployment appear when the the user is signed in as a Platform Admistrator.
  • Tenant Administrators and Project Administrators have access to items that are not available to Tenant Members or Project Members.

Work Area

This area is where the screens are displayed. Each screen has a title. Screens might have tabs or pages. Actions that apply to the screen or page appear in the upper right area of the screen. SeeUsing the Work Area.