AWS Cloud Integration

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QuantaStor's Cloud Containers feature enables one to setup a NAS Gateway for S3 compatible AWS cloud storage buckets.

Overview Configuration Steps

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For more information on how to create accounts and access keys for accounts, refer to https://docs.aws.amazon.com/general/latest/gr/aws-sec-cred-types.html#access-keys-and-secret-access-keys


Add provider credentials to AWS within QuantaStor

Select the Amazon S3 provider in the Quantastor UI to enter the access key and secret key.

Create/Add Cloud Container(s)

Now navigate to the Cloud Containers section and then Import or Create a new Cloud Container using the Amazon S3 credentials you entered before. Note that after you create a new container you will find a Network Share listed in the main Storage Management -> Network Shares section which represents the container and makes it accessible via NFS and SMB.