Creating a Cloudbreak Credential on AWS
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Create a role-based credential

Create a role-based Cloudbreak credential referencing the CredentialRole.


To perform these steps, you must know the IAM Role ARN corresponding to the CredentialRole configured as part of the prerequisites.


  1. In the Cloudbreak web UI, select Credentials from the navigation pane.
  2. Click Create Credential.
  3. Under Cloud provider, select “Amazon Web Services” or "AWS GovCloud".
  4. Provide the following information:
    Parameter Description
    Select Credential Type Select Role Based (default value).
    Name Enter a name for your credential.
    Description (Optional) Enter a description.
    IAM Role ARN Paste the IAM Role ARN corresponding to the “CredentialRole” that you created earlier. For example arn:aws:iam::315627065446:role/CredentialRole is a valid IAM Role ARN.
  5. You can obtain the IAM Role ARN from the IAM console on AWS > Roles by click on your IAM role to navigate to its summary and then copying the Role ARN:

  6. Click Create.
  7. Your credential should now be displayed in the Credentials pane.

    Now that you have created a Cloudbreak credential, you can start creating clusters.