Add the Amazon S3 Object Storage Repository with an Access Key and a Secret Key

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Add an Amazon S3 object storage repository with an access key and a secret key.

Procedure

  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 Amazon S3.

    The Add Amazon S3 Storage dialog box appears.

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

  5. In the Host URL box, enter the Amazon S3 account URL, s3.amazonaws.com.

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

    The Credentials dialog box appears.

  7. For Credentials, click the Create new button ().

    The Add Credential dialog box appears.

  8. In the Credential name box, enter a name for the credentials.

  9. In the Access key ID box, enter the access key ID.

  10. In the Secret access key box, enter the secret key.

  11. In the Description box, you can enter a description of the credentials.

  12. From the Owner list, select the user or user group that you want to have permission to update the account information, such as the user name and password, of the credentials.

  13. In the User/Group box, enter the users and user groups that you want to have permission to use the credentials.

  14. Click Save.

  15. From the Access node list, select the access node to use for the repository.

  16. From the Plan list, select the server plan to use for the repository.

  17. Click Save.