Amazon Web Services credentials for Discovery and Orchestration

The AWS credential type manages access to an Amazon Web Services (AWS) account.

The Credentials table can store existing Amazon Web Services (AWS) credentials. This credential type is available for Discovery and Orchestration.

These fields are available in the Credentials form for AWS:
Table 1. AWS credentials form fields
Field Input value
Name Enter a unique and descriptive name for this credential. For example, you might call it Amazon Web Services.
Active Enable or disable these credentials for use.
AWS Account Name of the AWS account that uses this credential.
Access Key ID Enter the access key ID generated from the AWS Management Console, for example, APIAIOSFODNN7EXAMPLE.
Secret Access Key Enter the secret access key ID generated from the AWS Management Console for example, wPalrXUtnFEMI/K7MDENG/bPxRfiCYEXAMPLEKEY.