Configure the AWS Admin account for your Amazon Web Service

Create an account record in the instance that matches your admin account in AWS. This account record is necessary for the instance to reach your cloud resources in AWS.

Before you begin

Role required: admin


  1. Navigate to AWS Discovery > Accounts.
  2. Click New.
  3. Use the following information to fill out the AWS Account form:
    • Name: Descriptive name for this account.
    • Account ID: The 12 digit administrator account ID that you receive from Amazon. The Account ID can be found on your Billing Management Console in AWS, under the Account field.
  4. Click Submit.