How to connect your AWS S3 storage
Lear how to connect your AWS S3 storage to Weap.io
Connecting your AWS S3 storage is very simple and quick.
Log in into your AWS console, open the S3 service and click the
Create Bucketbutton. Give a name to your bucket and select a region. In our case we used
weap-backupsas the name of the bucket and the region eu-central-1.
The other options are ok like they are. The option
Block all public accessshould be checked.
Scroll at the bottom of the page and click the button
Open the IAM service, go to the users section and click the button
Give a name to the user, check the option
Programmatic accessand click the button
Skip the permissions page by clicking the button
Next: Tags. We will not add any tag. Click the button
Next: Review. Finally, click the button
Create user. Save the Access key ID and Secret access key because are visible only once.
Again in the IAM service, search for the user you just created and open it. On the user page, click
Add inline policy.
JSONeditor and paste the policy below.
weap-backupswith the name of the bucket you created at step 1 (if you used a different name).
Click the button
Review policyand give it an intuitive name. Next, click the button
Open your Weap.io dashboard and go to the
Storagessettings. Click the
Add storagebutton and fill the form with the details from the previous steps.