Add your AWS account using values generated by the script.

Procedure

  1. Log in to CSM using the Enterprise Administrator role.
  2. Go to CSM > Clouds > AWS.
  3. Click +Add and enter the following details using the output file aws_details.txt generated from the NSX Cloud script:

    Option

    Description

    Name

    Enter a descriptive name for this AWS Account

    Access Key

    Enter your account's Access Key

    Secret Key

    Enter your account's Secret Key

    Cloud Tags

    By default this option is enabled and allows your AWS tags to be visible in NSX Manager

    Gateway Role Name

    The default value is nsx_pcg_service. You can find this value in the output of the script in the file aws_details.txt.

Results

The AWS account gets added in CSM.

In the VPCs tab of CSM, you can view all the VPCs in your AWS account.

In the Instances tab of CSM, you can view the EC2 Instances in this VPC.

What to do next

Deploy PCG in AWS VPC