Add root SSH key to an environment

You can add an additional SSH public key to an existing environment. This SSH public key will be used for root access to all Data Hub clusters created within the environment in the future.

Before you begin

These steps assume that you have already have the SSH key pair that you want to add.

Required role: EnvironmentAdmin or Owner


  1. Navigate to Management Console > Environments and click on the environment you want to modify.
  2. Click the Summary tab.
  3. Scroll down to the Advanced section.
  4. Click the (edit) button, then under Root SSH select New SSH public key and paste the SSH public key that you want to add to the Environment. If your environment is on AWS, you can also select Existing SSH public key and then select the SSH public key as long as you have previously uploaded it on AWS.
  5. Click the (save) button.