Add the Azure Data Lake Storage Gen2 Object Storage Repository with an Access Key and a Secret Key

Add an Azure Data Lake object storage repository with an access key and a secret key.


  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. Click Azure Data Lake Storage Gen2.

    The Add Azure Data Lake Storage Gen2 dialog box appears.

  4. In the Object storage name box, enter a name for the repository.

  5. In the Host URL box, enter the Azure Data Lake Storage Gen2 service account URL.

    For example, enter

  6. From the Authentication list, select Access and secret keys.

    The Credentials dialog box appears.

  7. Do one of the following:

    • Select the credentials to use.

    • To add credentials to the Credential Manager, do the following:

      1. Click the plus button (+).

        The Add Credential dialog box appears.

      2. Enter the following information:

      3. Credential name: Enter a name for the credentials.

      4. Access key ID: Enter the access key ID of the Azure Data Lake Storage Gen2 account.

      5. Secret access key: Enter the secret key for the Azure Data Lake Storage Gen2s account.

      6. Click Save.

  8. Enter the following information:

    • Access node: Select the access nodes to use for the repository.

    • Plan: Select the server plan to use for the repository.

  9. Click Save.