Amazon Web Services credentials Amazon Web Services (AWS) credentials access services within the AWS cloud. After you create a credential and select AWS, these fields are available on the form: 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 AWS Main Account. Active Enable or disable these credentials for use. 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.