How to generate an AWS keypair for Quickstart?

by Cloudera Employee lwang on ‎04-26-2017 03:10 PM

Question

How does a user generate an AWS keypair which is used during Environment Quickstart? 

Answer

At the last step of Environment Quickstart, user will be asked to enter AWS keypair. Following are the steps to create the keypair:

 

  1.  Sign into the https://console.aws.amazon.com
  2. Beneath IAM -> Users ->  Select your user ->  Security Credentials tab,  click the "Create access key" button to create a new AWS access key for your account
  3. Copy and paste Access Key ID and the access key value to a file for later usage.Creation the access keyCreation the access keyClick the Show to be able to copy the key valueClick the Show to be able to copy the key value
Altus Community Navigation