Information by Account Type

Updated

The following is the access information that you enter for different account types of disk or cloud storage.

Windows Account

  • Credential name: The name of the credential entity.

    The name is used to identify the credential in the Credential Manager list.

  • User Name*: The user name for the Windows user account.

  • Password: The password for the Windows user account.

  • Description: A description of the credential entity.

Linux Account

  • Credential name: The name of the credential entity.

    The name is used to identify the credential in the Credentials Manager list.

  • User name: The user name for the Linux user account.

  • Password: The password for the Linux user account.

  • Description: A description of the credential entity.

Storage Array Account

  • Credential name: The name of the credential entity.

    The name is used to identify the credential in the Credential Manager list.

  • User Name*: The user name for the storage array user account.

  • Password and Confirm Password: The password for the storage array user account.

Cloud Account

  • Vendor type: The name of the cloud vendor.

  • Credential name: The name of the credential entity.

  • The information needed for cloud account access varies based on the cloud vendor. For example, some vendors provide an access key while others provide a consumer secret.

  • Description: The description for the credentials.