Manage Magnolia PaaS

The Magnolia PaaS Cockpit is the control center for your Magnolia deployment. From the Cockpit, you can manage different aspects of your deployment. The Cockpit sections provide more details on this.

You can also Manage and update your own user profile and preferences from the Cockpit.
Are you a Magnolia PaaS administrator?

You can also manage your subscription’s users directly from the Cockpit.

See how, under Access management.

Cockpit sections

No. Section Description



Your Magnolia PaaS Environments section contains critical information about your deployment’s health, response times, and overall usage.

See Environments for more details.



Magnolia PaaS runs on Kubernetes clusters. Kubernetes clusters are sets of node machines running containerized applications. One of the primary advantages of Kubernetes clusters is that they automatically manage your cluster to match the configured desired state.

See Clusters for more details.


Content delivery

For more on cache in general for Magnolia PaaS, see here. Content Delivery Networks (CDNs) allow you to quickly deliver your site content by caching content appropriately for improved speed and performance. Magnolia PaaS uses Fastly as the default CDN. If you’re using Fastly as your CDN, you’ll be able to see all available tabs in the Cockpit.

See Content delivery for more details.



Your Magnolia PaaS Logs section in the Cockpit displays logs for pods, domains, and ingresses. Each tab has dedicated filtering by their relevant components as well as by a date range.

See Logs for more details.


Dev operations

Your Magnolia PaaS Dev operations section allows you to restore, copy, or download your project’s content database(s). You can also perform full backups in this part of the Cockpit.

See Dev operations (beta) for more details.



The Audit section allows you to see the different actions being triggered by your team while they navigate and use the Cockpit. This ranges from things like user log-ins to those performing backup and restore options.

See Audit for more details.



The Admin section of the Cockpit allows you to perform administrative operations on your subscription such as flushing individual (or all) query caches.

See Admin for more details.



Your Magnolia PaaS Reports section contains important information about your deployment’s SLAs.

See Reports for more details.



Magnolia PaaS alerts provide a closer look at the status of your cluster.

See Alerts for more details.

Multitenant selector

You may have different business entities in your Magnolia PaaS subscription where resources are separated into different clusters. If so, you can easily switch between these tenants directly from your Cockpit.

If you do not have multiple tenants, you will not see the tenant selector.


  1. Be sure you’re logged into your Cockpit.

  2. In the top right, select your desired tenant. That’s all, folks.

    tenant selector