Information by Account Type

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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 Credential 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.

SQL Server 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 SQL Server user account.

  • Password and Confirm Password: The password for the SQL Server 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, and other vendors provide a consumer secret.

  • Description: The description for the credentials.