Creating a Custom Role

Role Availability Read-Only Investigator Analyst Manager

If the pre-defined roles Project: Viewer and Pub/Sub: Pub/Sub Subscriber are too broad for your use, or are otherwise unsuitable for you, you can define a new role whose access is limited according to your needs.

Warning: At minimum, your service account role must be assigned each of the IAM policies required for your sensor operations. Review the Required IAM Policies table to see which functions depend on which IAM policies.

These permissions can be granted at the organization level; however, if your organization is very large you may experience performance issues. In this case (as long as you don't need the sensor to monitor all projects), you can use either of the following approaches to avoid possible throttling: