Creating a machine user in CDP
You can create a machine user for programmatic access to CDP
Before you begin
Machine user names cannot start with a double underscore ("__").
Steps – CDP user interface
- Navigate to the Management Console > User Management > Users.
- From the Actions menu, select Create Machine User.
- Provide a name and click on Create.
Steps – CDP CLI
Use the following command:
cdp iam create-machine-user \ --machine-user-name MACHINE_USER_NAME
Next, generate an API access key for your machine user by using the following command:
What to do next: You need to perform user sync for the change to take effect. See Performing user sync.
cdp iam create-machine-user-access-key \ --machine-user-name MACHINE_USER_NAME