Identify the AWS account to the ServiceNow instance After you create an AWS account on the Amazon site, you create an account record on the ServiceNow instance with information about the AWS account, including the AWS credentials. Before you beginRole required: cloud_admin Procedure Navigate to Amazon AWS Cloud > Administration > Accounts. Click New. Enter a unique Name for the account. Enter the Account ID number. Click Submit. Specify AWS credentials on the instanceAWS credentials are associated with AWS accounts and are made up of an access key ID and secret access key, which are used to sign requests that are made to AWS. They provide a layer of security for account access. View AWS account detailsYou can view AWS account details.Update the EC2 account key pairs and imagesAfter creating an EC2 account record and associating the certificate and PKCS12 key store file to the account, update the key pairs for the account.Configure AWS federated accessTo configure federated access, you define AWS policies and security tokens.