Add AWS account

If you don't have a cloud account yet, you can create it clicking on the " + " or on the button near My space and click Cloud accounts.

There are 6 types of cloud but only one available:

  • Amazon web services (available)
  • Alibaba Cloud
  • Microsoft Azure
  • Google Cloud Platform
  • Ovh
  • Softlayer

You have to choose AWS and complete the following details:

Here, you have 2 ways to link your Cloud account to Artifakt : copy/paste your access or upload a CSV file given by AWS.

  • Name: chose your Cloud account name (no restriction).
  • Access key and Secret access key: provided by AWS.

How to create these access ?


Click on « My Security Credentials » in the drop-down menu at the top of the page.

Click on « Add user ».

Add a user name (we strongly recommend you to enter "Artifakt") and tick the box « Programmatic access » of the Access type section.

Choose « Attach existing policies directly » and « Administrator access » (use the search bar for quick and easy use). If you want to have a specific and secure policy please read this article : What is the AWS policy for the IAM user Artifakt ?

Here is a summary page to review your choices:

You only have to click on « Create user » to get the page with access keys and CSV file to upload (using the method you prefer to create your AWS account on Artifakt.

You can now Create your project.

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