Generate and use AWS Cloud credentials - AWS Prescriptive Guidance

Generate and use AWS Cloud credentials

Before you install CloudEndure Agents, you must create the AWS Identity and Access Management (IAM) credentials required to configure the CloudEndure User Console, and collect the access key and secret access key for the CloudEndure users in your organization. Follow these steps:

  1. Sign in to your AWS account.

  2. Create a policy for CloudEndure in your AWS account, using the code from For more information about this step, see the CloudEndure documentation.

  3. Create a new IAM user and generate AWS credentials, which consist of an access key ID and a secret access key. For more information, see the CloudEndure documentation and the IAM documentation.

  4. In the CloudEndure User Console, choose Setup & Info, AWS Credentials.

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  5. Add the access key ID and secret access key you created in the previous step into the corresponding fields and save.