Deploit manages your data and pipelines in your AWS cloud environment (support for Azure and Google cloud are coming soon). As Deploit operates as a managed AWS service, it allows you to always keep full control over your data while leveraging all the security and accreditation the cloud providers offer.
Here is a quick guide to create AWS credentials for programmatic access: Login to your AWS console and search for IAM service. Click on the IAM service and add a new User.
Create a new user name (you can give it the name you want) and select the programmatic access option
Before we can get started, we have to give permissions to our new user to access certain services.
Search for ec2full and select the AmazonEC2FullAccess service.
Repeat this step for the following services:
Once, you have added all four services mentioned above, click next.
Click on show to reveal your secret access key and copy it.
There you go, you have successfully linked your AWS account to Deploit! 🚀