16.10 - Adding an AWS S3 Account - Data Stream Utility

Data Stream Utility Installation, Configuration, and Upgrade Guide for Customers

prodname
Data Stream Architecture
Data Stream Utility
vrm_release
16.10
created_date
August 2017
category
Configuration
Installation
featnum
B035-3153-087K
When using AWS S3 storage to back up and restore data, you must add and configure the AWS S3 account using the BAR Setup portlet.
  1. From the DSC Servers list, select your DSC server.
  2. From the Categories list, click Backup Solutions.
  3. From the Solutions list, click AWS S3.
  4. Click next to Accounts.
  5. Under AWS S3 Storage Details, enter the Account Name. Account name is alphanumeric, maximum of 32 characters.
  6. Select an access type and enter its values:
    Access Type Values
    Key authentication Enter the following items as they are configured on AWS.
    Account Id
    AWS account ID
    Account Key
    IAM user access key
    Region
    Region associated with this bucket
    Bucket
    S3 bucket name
    Prefix
    Alphanumeric, followed by / to be used as a folder
    Storage Units
    Maximum of 3 characters, numeric range between 1-999

    You can enter multiple regions and/or buckets by selecting .

    IAM Role Enter the following items as they are configured on AWS.
    Role Name
    As established on AWS.
    When roles are used, all components must be in the cloud and assigned to this role.
    Region
    Region associated with this bucket.
    Bucket
    S3 bucket name.
    Prefix
    Alphanumeric, followed by / to be used as a folder.
    Storage Units
    Maximum of 3 characters, numeric range between 1-999

    You can enter multiple regions and/or buckets by selecting .

    Snowball Enter the following items as they are configured on AWS.
    Account Id
    AWS account ID
    Account Key
    IAM user access key
    Network IP
    Local IP address for the Snowball device
    Region
    Data target region. Assigned with the Snowball.
    Snowball cannot be associated with multiple regions.
    Bucket
    S3 bucket name.
    Prefix
    Alphanumeric, followed by / to be used as a folder.
    Storage Units
    Maximum of 3 characters, numeric range between 1-999

    You can enter multiple buckets by selecting .

  7. Click Apply.