Connect to AWS
You can connect to AWS by performing the following steps:
- Create Environment Variables.
- Get AWS Caller Information.
- Install boto and boto3.
Before you connect to
AWS, you’ll need the following:
- Access Key
- Secret Access Key for an existing
IAM userin the
If you do not have the account and keys setup, you can do so by following the links below:
The user must have the
SystemAdministratorpolicy assigned to it.
Create environment variables
AWS_SECRET_ACCESS_KEY to authenticate to AWS.
Once you have acquired the keys, you can create the environment variable with the
export command within the container.
We have pre-configured the environment to save you the hassle of rebuilding and re-running your containers. All the commands will work on your local setup as well.
Run the following commands in the