Adding an Amazon S3 Object Storage Repository


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To back up an Amazon Simple Storage Service (S3) repository, add the repository to the Command Center.


  1. From the navigation pane, go to Protect > Object storage.

    The Object storage page appears.

  2. In the upper-right area of the page, click Add object storage.

    The Add object storage dialog box appears.

  3. From the Vendor box, select Amazon S3.

  4. Enter the following information:

    • Object storage name: Enter a name for the repository.

    • Host URL: Enter the Amazon S3 account URL,

      To back up region-based data, enter the AWS service endpoint URL for the region in the format: s3.{region}

    • Select Access and secret key.

    • Access key: Enter the access key ID of the Amazon S3 account.

    • Secret key: Enter the secret access key of the Amazon S3 account.

    • Access node: Select the proxy client computer where the Cloud Apps package is installed.

    • Backup plan: Select the backup plan that you want to use for this object storage repository.

  5. Click Save.